Veteran Actor Rubina Ashraf Critical After Testing COVID-19 Positive
The legendary actor has been admitted to the ICU for treatment in a private hospital.
Last week, veteran actor Rubina Ashraf was tested positive for coronavirus. According to a local news site, upon testing positive the 60-year-old actor had isolated herself from family and friends.
However, a source close to the legendary actor recently confirmed that Ashraf was in a critical condition and has been admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of a private hospital in Karachi.
The news has got the entertainment industry and her fans praying for her health and speedy recovery.
Superstar Humayun Saeed turned to Twitter and wrote “Please pray for Rubina Ashraf. May Allah grant her good health and quick recovery.”
Other renowned celebrities, such as, Mahira Khan, Mansha Pasha, Aijaz Aslam and Simi Raheel, among many others also took to their social media accounts to request their fans to pray for the Be Inteha actor.
Rubina Ashraf was last seen in the drama serial Rishtay Biktay Hai alongside Zubab Rana and Ali Abbas. She began her career with Ashfaque Ahmed’s play Aur Dramay in the early 80s and went on to give notable performances. She is one of the most loved actors in Pakistan’s entertainment industry.
More recently, singer, politician and social worker Abrarul Haq had also tested positive and since then has been in isolation.
Actor and host Nida Yasir and her husband Yasir Nawaz were also tested COVID-19 positive in late May but have recovered and are in good health.