Beloved TV personality Zubaida Apa breathed her last on Thursday in Karachi.
The news of her demise broke late last night and many are still having a hard time digesting the pensive news. Zubaida Tariq came to prominence in the late 90s due to her recipes and home remedies or totkas. She was regarded as a cooking mentor and
thousands of people learned cooking by watching her shows.
Her brother and famed writer, Anwar Maqsood confirmed the heartbreaking news, as he told the media, “Zubaida Apa passed away after brief illness. Her funeral will be held at Sultan Masjid [in DHA area of Karachi] after Friday prayers.”
A string of celebs and noted personalities expressed their condolences on Twitter.
Dr Yasmin Rashid from Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) called her a “treasure trove of household tips and cooking”