Durdana Butt was a Pakistani actress. She is 83 years of age, she was born on May 9, 1938 in Lahore. Durdana Butt passed away on 12 August 2021 leaving fans and loved ones in shocked and sadness.
Journalist and public relations specialist Tehmina Khalid also confirmed Butt’s death and said though she had Covid, she also suffered from cancer for the past few years. She was in poor health before she got Covid as well, she said.
Durdana Butt cause of death is Covid-19. Durdana Butt died eight days on a ventilator at a hospital in Karachi.
Interesting Facts About Durdana Butt
Durdana was born on May 9, 1938, in Lahore. She studied at Kinnaird College and got a PhD in Ohio Educational Administration from University of Toledo.
She started her acting and modelling career from PTV and is known for her roles in dramas Ruswai, Intezaar and Rani. She is best known for her role in dramas Tanhaiyaan and Tanhaiyan Naye Silsilay as Bibi.
Durdana was married to her cousin who died in 1970s.
In 1978 she did a role in drama Fifty Fifty with Moin Akhtar the drama got finished in 1984, she got a lot of attention from the audience and she became well known among the audience. Then in 1980 she did the role of Sultana Sahiba in drama Aangan Terha an emotional role for which she got praised. She was paired again with Moin Akhtar in a comedy drama Naukar Ke Aage Chakar in 1982. In 1985 she got offer in drama Tanhaiyaan which she accepted with Marina Khan, Shehnaz Sheikh and Badar Khalil, she did the role of Bibi who is a mother figure to the main protagonists who loses their parents in an accident the drama was successful and she along with cast were recognized for their talents.
Tributes to the Fallen Hero
Fans, family and friends has paid their last respect to Durdana Butt. We learnt about her death via various social media handles.
Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Elaihe Rajeoon. Veteran Pakistani actress & educationist #DurdanaButt passed away in Karachi. She was known for her roles in Tanhaiyaan, Fifty Fifty, Aanghan Terha, Intezar, Ruswai & Dugdugi. May Allah grant her in highest place of Jannat-ul-Firdous Ameen. pic.twitter.com/7LAaBqWkNP
— Talal Ahmad (@TalalSalimi) August 12, 2021