Amanullah, a prominent Pakistani actor and comedian who has long suffered from kidney and lung diseases, died in Lahore.
The 70-year-old comedian Amanullah has shifted to Lahore Hospital a few months ago due to kidney and respiratory problems.
Amanullah, who won the Pride of Performance, is one of the oldest stage performers and has the honour of performing on stage for a long time.
It is to be noted that in January this year, the news went viral that Amanullah was transferred to a ventilator due to kidney and respiratory problems.
Meanwhile, news of his passing also went viral on social media.
Amanullah's daughter Zarghun Amanullah issued a video message in which he denied the news of his father's death.
Amanullah is widely regarded as the founder of stand-up comedy in Pakistan, and he has millions of fans worldwide including Pakistan.
Prime Minister Imran Khan also lamented the death of comedian Amanullah