7 Feb 2024
Renowned actor Asad Siddiqui mourned the loss of his father, who passed away at the age of 85 on Tuesday night — the man he considered “the pillar of his family.”
The actor announced the heartbreaking news on his Instagram story that read, "Last night I lost my shelter, my power and my strength and everything that I have”.
“It is with profound sadness and heavy hearts that we share the heartbreaking news of the passing of our beloved father, said Asad adding that, ‘His departure from this world has left an immense void in our lives, and we are overwhelmed with grief,” he wrote in his heartfelt post.
Expressing his unconditional love for his father, the "Dagh-e-Dil" actor reflected, “His presence brought light and warmth to our family and his absence leaves us with profound sorrow. At 85, he left behind a legacy that will continue to inspire us forever.”
Asad Siddiqui’s wife and actor Zara Noor Abbas also shared a heartfelt post at the demise of her father-in-law.
Taking to Instagram, she shared an endearing picture of her father alongside Asad Siddiqui’s father, accompanied by a warm-hearted note.
“I love you Abu Jaan! Left us last night battling for his life like a Hero. His strength and dignity will forever be remembered and will inspire us for years to come. Thank you for your love Abu. For never making me feel like an outsider and always standing up for me. Until we meet again! My favourite boys! Left : Abu, Right : Baba. Pretending to play soldiers and laughing at their forever famous satire.” her post read.