LAHORE: Umer Sharif's daughter Hira Umer passed away in Lahore on Monday night. Hira who had been suffering from kidney problems since a while was undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Lahore. The comedian's daughter was reportedly in her late 20s at the time of her passing.
Umer Sharif was on a three month US tour when the incident took place. He has since cancelled his trip and is on his way back to Lahore to be closer to his family.
Like all of Sharif's children, Hira too has remained out of the public eye. Hira was the administrator of "Maa" Hospital in Orangi Town, area of Karachi.
Several members of the showbiz community have expressed their condolences.
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