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Distinguished PTV host Tariq Aziz passes away at 84

Family confirms the death of renowned Radio and TV anchor – Tariq Aziz, in Lahore at age of 84.

Tariq Aziz joined Radio Pakistan in 1960s and later became the first host of Pakistan Television Network. His show Neelam Ghar  started in 1974 on PTV and continued for four decades. Moreover he was a poet and an actor. He performed in various programmes on Radio, TV and films.

President Arif Alvi expressed his grief on the demise of the celebrated personality. “A chapter closes with the sad demise of Tariq Aziz,” he tweeted.

PM Imran Khan also tweeted to condole on the loss of the pioneer anchor of Pakistan Television

Twitter overflowed to show love for Tariq Aziz as a host and a person. Here are some tweets expressing grief over the death of beloved personality