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Name  Rizwan Wasti
Children  Adnan Wasti
Movies  Ghazi Shaheed
Spouse  Tahira Wasti (m. ?–2011)
Role  television actor

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Similar People  Tahira Wasti, Maria Wasti, Kazim Pasha
Born  1937 (age 73), Lahore, Punjab, British India

Died  24 January 2011 (aged 73), Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

Syed Rizwan Wasti (1937–2011) was a Radio Pakistan, Karachi's radio news broadcaster and a film and television actor.


Rizwan Wasti Popular Pakistani TV Actors Rizwan Wasti Tahira Wasti Laila Wasti

Early life and career

Rizwan Wasti was born in Lahore but his family later moved to Karachi where he received his Bachelor of Law degree from Sindh Muslim Law College in Karachi. He first worked for Radio Pakistan as an English news broadcaster in the 1960s where he initially learned how to use and control his voice for news media broadcasts. Then he moved on to acting in the Pakistani television drama serials in the 1970s and 1980s.

Television shows

  • Khuda Ki Basti (1969-1974)
  • Afshan (TV drama serial)
  • Shama (TV drama serial), as 'Judge Akhtar Hussain'
  • Aabgeenay (TV drama serial)
  • Aagahi (TV drama serial)
  • Lap of Actress (TV Film)
  • Death and survivors

    Television actor Rizwan Wasti died on 24 January 2011 at age 73. He leaves behind his wife TV actress Tahira Wasti, two sons and a daughter. A noted TV actor Talat Hussain commented after his death, "He was a distinguished name in the broadcasting world, a man who had his own distinct style."


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