Nation mourns Amjad Sabri's death

Published: June 22, 2016
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Renowned qawwal was killed as his vehicle came under attack in Karachi today. PHOTO: TWITTER

Renowned qawwal was killed as his vehicle came under attack in Karachi today. PHOTO: TWITTER

The news of renowned qawwal Amjad Sabri’s death has shook the entire nation.

He was killed as his vehicle came under attack in Karachi on Wednesday.

Politicians, celebrities, journalists, cricketers and renowned personalities took to Twitter to mourn the national loss.

Amjad Sabri shot dead in Karachi

Here’s what the have to say about the legend:

Today, one of the greatest voices in the Subcontinent was silenced

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Singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan expressed his condolences on the sad demise of Amjad Sabri, saying “People will come and go, but Amjad Sabri is such a pillar of Pakistan who will stay with us for good.”

He said only Amjad Sabri and Madam Noor Jehan were bestowed like this with the blessings of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh).

“Sabri used to revere his elders. He was a manifestation of Sabri Brothers. I urge people to stay patient and tolerant,” he said.

 

Rest in peace.

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Reader Comments (2)

  • sabi
    Jun 22, 2016 - 6:41PM

    No wonder if you keep allowing mullah on tv channels preaching killing people on faith matters. Shame on our ruling elite.
    RIP Amjad Sabri.Recommend

  • Heaven
    Jun 23, 2016 - 12:55AM

    I wish that I could see him in Coke Studio for the one last time.Recommend

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