Picture courtesy Sheikh Amr Quadir
Zainab Masood (Baba) daughter of Khwaja Omar (Hichhu) and Azmatunnesa (Bobo) begum when appeared as the heroine in the Pakistan Television serial “AFSHAN” (Karachi 1978-79).
Background of the drama : Written By: Fatima Surrya Bajiya, this is an adaptation of A. R. Khatoon’s well known novel Afshan. The story of the serial portrays the socio-cultural, religious and political values of the Muslim Society of the Subcontinent before the creation of Pakistan. The drama serial portrays a realistic picture of a cultured Muslim family where the parents have a right to decide the fate of their children and integrity of the family rules supreme.