Pakistan News / Safirullah Lehri Died > According to the latest news about Safirullah Lehri, he died after the long illness on Thursday, E Pakistan News reported.
Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf expressed deep sorrow and grief over the demise of renowned comedian and actor popularly known across the country and the sub- continent as “Lehri”.
The Prime Minister in a message to his family termed his sad demise an “irreparable loss” and conveyed his deepest condolences over the demise of the veteran comedian Safir-ullah Siddique.
The vast majority of his films had been in Urdu, though he did perform in a few Punjabi productions.
Also, even though he tried his hand at a few serious roles, it was Lehri’s comic roles that brought him the highest acclaim.