Pashto folk singer Mashooq Sultan passed away in Peshawar after a long illness today.
Her funeral prayers were offered at Chugalpura, Peshawar at 2pm, reports Radio Pakistan.
Despite a 30-year career in music, Mashooq Sultan suffered poverty in the latter years of her life.
— Sabir shah Hoti (@sabirshahhoti84) December 19, 2016
Mashooq’s fans remembered her fondly on Twitter:
Remembering the legend Mashooq Sultan with the classic "lamba de krama" https://t.co/mdMN5noaob
— Reham Khan (@RehamKhan1) December 19, 2016
RIP #MashooqSultan. One of the best Pashto ainger of 80's, 90's.
— Zeeshan Khattak (@khattak) December 19, 2016
So we lost another Pushto music legend Mashooq sultan .. RIP
— Pirzada (@pirshah) December 19, 2016
Courtesy : Dawn News