Daughter accuses stepmother of taking away Abid Ali's body

Published: September 6, 2019
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Rahma Ali. SCREEN GRAB

Rahma Ali. SCREEN GRAB

The daughter of deceased veteran actor Abid Ali has claimed that her stepmother has taken away her father’s body, and the family is being prevented from seeing him for the last time.

“I really want to tell the world that Rabia Naureen, my father’s second wife has left the hospital with his body,” Rahma Ali said in a video released late Thursday.

She said that her mother, sister and aunt were still in the hospital. “We don’t know where to go…we don’t even know where he lives,” she said.

Naureen, Rahma added, had told her aunt that “ye auratein can’t come to her residence to mourn.”

The second wife, she claimed, had not even disclosed the details of their father’s burial.

“It’s like she’s taking him away all over again,” she said.

The veteran actor, aged 67, passed away at the Liaquat National Hospital after having suffered from liver disease earlier in the day.

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Reader Comments (3)

  • M Owais
    Sep 6, 2019 - 11:01AM

    What.. the daughters don’t even know where their father used to live !!

    This shows their relationship with their father.Recommend

  • Sapna
    Sep 7, 2019 - 7:40PM

    Sad story, but stating the fact they didnt know his residence, shows awkward relationship with their father.Recommend

  • Faisal Ali
    Sep 9, 2019 - 8:12AM

    You people are not only prevented from funeral and burial, the next step is dispute over properties left behind by the deceased. You people have to face that as well. It will take a lot of time to settle inheritance issues. Recommend

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