Veteran Pakistani actor Ismail Tara has passed away on Thursday.

The famous actor was undergoing treatment at a private hospital. The actor made his name with timeless roles in numerous dramas, films and theatre.

Among the actor s most famous comedy shows,  Fifty Fifty  is the most prominent. He has also been awarded several awards for Best Comedian.

Ismail Tara was undergoing treatment in a private hospital for the past three days after his kidneys failed and he was shifted to a ventilator.