BAHAWALPUR: Renowned Saraiki folk singer Nawaz Fareed Sanwal died in a road accident near Hyderabad on Monday, he suvvumbed to injuries after reaching hospital, police said.
Quoting family sources, the police said the singer was en route to Karachi from Bahawalpur via motorcycle due to closure of public transport in the wake of coronavirus epidemic.
He sustained injuries in the road accident near toll plaza and was rushed to Hyderabad where the singer succumbed to wounds.
Sanwal was resident of Ahmedpur Sharqia (Ahmedpur East) in Bahawalpur and used to sing Saraiki folk songs.
With input from INP