Famous singer of Pashto, Urdu, Hindko, Punjabi, Persian, Seraiki, Turkish and Sindhi songs, Sariya Khanam Ilyas Famous as Mahjabeen Qazalbash passed away at the age of 72 after having been aloof for some time.
Mahjabeen Qazalbash was admitted to Lady Reading Hospital in Peshawar, the capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, on January 1 last month.
Mahjabeen Qazalbash was hospitalized for the last 2 months and was transferred to a ventilator in the last days of his life.
According to the newspaper, doctors at Lady Reading Hospital and the family of Mahjabeen Qazalbash confirmed the death of the leading singer.
Mahjabeen Qazalbash started singing radio on the radio at a young age, and he sang the first Pashto song, which became extremely popular.
At the time of studenthood, students and teachers became vocal when the voice of Mahjabeen Qazalbash became obsessed with singing while she was studying in school.
After gaining popularity and making a mark in the world of radio, Mahjabeen Qazalbash also sang on Pakistan Television (PTV) and soon became popular all over the country.
While Mahjabeen Qazalbash sang mostly Pashto songs, he also sang in the national language, Urdu as well as Punjabi, Hindko, Persian and Sindhi.
Mahjabeen Qazalbash gave music for half a century and during that time she went to perform in all four provinces of the country.