Renowned TV host Tariq Aziz passes away at 84 – PLUS NEWS TV
معروف اناونسر، کمپئر، شاعر اور ادکار جناب طارق عزیز مرحوم کو خراجِ تحسین پیش کرنے کے لئیے پلس نیوز ٹی وی یوکے ایک خصوصی پروگرام
17th June 2020
6:00 PM UK Time
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Tariq Aziz was a Pakistani film actor, television show host and politician, known for his work on the PTV’s Quiz Show Neelam Ghar, first aired in 1974, later renamed the Tariq Aziz Show and later known as Bazm-e-Tariq Aziz. He also had been member of the National Assembly of Pakistan between 1997 and 1999.
Aziz was born in Jalandhar on April 28, 1936. After partition, his family migrated to Pakistan and settled in Sahiwal, where he received his primary education.
He started his career with Radio Pakistan in the 1960s and later went on to become Pakistan’s first television host.
His programme Neelam Ghar — later named Tariq Aziz Show — started in 1974 on Pakistan Television and continued for four decades. He was also a poet and an actor and performed in several radio and television programmes as well as in films.
His first film, Insaniyat, was released in 1967. Other notable titles he acted in include Salgirah, Qasam Us Waqt Ki, Katari and Har Gaya Insan.
For his services to the entertainment industry, he was awarded the prestigious Pride of Performance Award by the government in 1992.
Aziz dabbled in politics as well and was a member of the National Assembly from 1997-99.