Prominent Pakistani television artist Tahira Wasti has died in Karachi on Sunday, She was 68. She was a wife of Rizwan Wasti, a famous Pakistani television and film actor and presenter, who died last year.Tahira Wasti has undeniably been one of the most professional and adept actresses that the television screen has seen in at least a couple of decades.There were speculations that Laila was suffering from a life-threatening disease and was undergoing treatment. No television viewer, who has seen the dramas produced in the late eighties and nineties, can forget the unforgettable performances given by Tahira Wasti in every role that she was a part of.
Her roles were mostly supporting but that didn t inhibit her from showing her true potential through her skills as an actress. Her earliest dramas include Afshan , Jangloos . Daldal , Piyaas and long play Heer Waris Shah , aired on PTV and Kashkol , which was screened on former channel STN. Although she took a break from acting for a few years, she has reemerged with a revamped look in a number of productions both on PTV as well as private channels.Her recent performances have come in the dramas like Harjai , Dil Diya Dehleez , Maamta and Doraha . She has also acted in a tele film by the name of Uss Ki Biwi . She was wonderful lady and actress. Her work will be remembered forever. May her soul rest in peace.!