Veteran actor Durdana Butt passed away on Thursday after eight days on a ventilator at a hospital in Karachi. She was in her 80s.
Reports in local media quoting RJ Khalid Malik cited that she was admitted to hospital after contracting a novel virus. Malik further added that the fifty fifty actor was on the ventilator for about eight days.
She was born on May 9, 1938, in Lahore. Butt started her acting journey in the early 70s. The renowned actor is best remembered for her roles in dramas, most notably Fifty Fifty, Aangan Terha, Ruswai, Intezaar, and Tanhaiyaan.
In 2012, Durdana appeared in Naye Silsilay. She featured in several films as well, including Parey Hut Love, Balu Mahi, Ishq Positive, and Hijrat.