Iconic Pakistani television host, Tariq Aziz has passed away at the age of 84.
Dawn News reports that Aziz renowned for his work on various television shows, was given much recognition for ‘Neelam Ghar’, later named as ‘Tariq Aziz Show’, back in 1974. He started his career in the 60s and was Pakistan’s first television presenter.
Prime Minister Imran Khan also paid tribute to Aziz with a tweet. He said, “Saddened to learn of the passing of Tariq Aziz, an icon in his time and a pioneer of our TV game shows. My condolences and prayers go to his family.”
Aziz also worked in films, with his debut in the 1967 project ‘Insaniyat’.
BizAsiaLive.com extends its heartfelt condolences to Tariq Aziz’s family and friends.