Pakistani veteran film actor, television show host and former member of National Assembly (NA) Tariq Aziz has passed away today (Wednesday).
Born on 28 April 1936, Tariq Aziz received his early education in Jalandhar before starting his career at Radio Pakistan in Lahore.
He was the first male Pakistan Television Corporation (PTV) announcer.
Tariq Aziz was known for his work in PTV’s quiz show Neelam Ghar that was first aired in 1974. The program was later renamed as Tariq Aziz Show and Bazm-e-Tariq Aziz.