Notable personalities express deepest condolences to Shaan

Lahore, 31st January: Notable personalities from all fields of industry in Pakistan have expressed their deepest condolences with the actor, Shaan Shahid after his mother passed away on Saturday.

Baaghi TV: Renowned Pakistani film actress Neelo Begum died on 30th of January 2021 at the age 80.

Sources said that she had been suffering from cancer since long.

Neelo Begum was born on 30 June 1940 in Bhera, Sargodha. At 16 years of age, she played a small role in ‘Bhowani Junction’ in 1956, a Hollywood film shot in and around Lahore.

She got her big breakthrough in Pakistani films when she performed on the song ‘Aaye Mausam, Rangilay Suhanay’ in the film ‘Saat Lakh’ in 1957 by the renowned music director Rasheed Attre.

Neelo Begum’s son, the renowned Pakistani film star confirmed the news of her death through his Twitter account yesterday:

He wrote, “It is with the saddest of heart I share the departure of my mother as she has gone to her creator. May ALLAH bless her.”

Soon after the news, showbiz personalities, politicians and cricketers poured in condolences to the actor on Twitter:


PM Khan tweeted:

SAPM Shahbaz Gill expressed, “Received the news of the death of Shaan’s mother. Sorry to hear. May Allah forgive her and raise her ranks. May He grant patience to the survivors.”

Minister Zartaj Gul Wazir wrote:

PTI MPA Abdul Aleem Khan said, “I was saddened to hear of the death of actor Shaan Shahid’s mother and famous actress Neelo Begum. Her services to the film industry are invaluable. We pray to Allah Almighty to forgive her, make her next destination easier and grant patience to her family. Amen.”

Chairman Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir, Shehryar Afridi said:


Cricketer Ahmed Shehzad shared:

Fast bowler Aizaz Cheema shared:

Test cricketer Bilal Asif shared:

Cricket player Wahab Riaz wrote:

Media personalities:

Famous TV anchor Waseem Badami shared his condolences with Shaan Shahid on his huge loss:

Journalist and anchor Sana Bucha also wrote on Twitter:

Journalist Rauf Klasra expressed:

Showbiz personalities:

TV actor and singer Farhan Saeed express his sincere condolences with Shaan:

Famous actor and host Fahad Mustafa wrote:

Superstar Ali Zafar shared on Twitter:

TV actress Sanam Baloch wrote:

Actor Faysal Quraishi expressed:

Shaan Shahid shared an emotional note for his mother Neelo Begum on his Twitter handle on Sunday.

He said, “I don’t know what to write as words have become empty .. just like the world without her is so meaningless.. my success and my failures both need her. The only hope that is still alive is to meet her one day beyond the boundaries of you forever.”

It is to be noted that the legendary artist Neelo Begum was born into a Catholic family and christened Cynthia Alexander Fernandes. She adopted the name Abida Riaz after accepting Islam at the time of her marriage to film screenwriter and director Riaz Shahid.

Baaghi TV also expresses its sincere condolences to the actor on such a huge loss. May Allah raise her ranks and give patience to her family.

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