Lyricist Shakeel Sohail passes away at 55

Published 12 Jun, 2020 01:24pm

Songwriter Shakeel Sohail passed away last night.

According to reports, the lyricist suffered a heart attack. He was 55.

His nephew shared the tragic news.

Shakeel Sohail was known as one of the most sought after songwriters in the country; his work included tracks such as Superstar's 'Ghalat Fehmi' and Parwaaz Hai Junoon's 'Thaam Lo'. He penned quite a few lyrics for Atif Aslam, his latest track - that came out yesterday - being a collaboration with the singer as well.

Superstar directer Ehteshamuddin and lead Mahira Khan also shared prayers for him.