The eminent Thari folk singer Haider Rind has passed away after a protracted illness. He was 67. Mr Rind breathed his last at taluka hospital in Chhachhro town due to cardiac arrest on late Thursday night where he was brought for the treatment by his relatives from his native village.
The renowned folk singer earned great name and fame in early 1980s when he had started singing in marriage parties and other cultural events across the desert district and other parts of the province. He fell ill a few years back and remained under treatment in the hospitals in different cities of the province for his ailments.
According to his son Faiz Mohammad Rind, he would be laid to rest in his ancestral graveyard in his village Karim Dad Rind near Chhachhro town on Friday.
The people from different walks of life have expressed their deep grief over the sad demise of the known Thari singer and highly lauded his services for the folk music of Thar and Sindh