Widow of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Naheed Nusrat passes away in Canada
Widow of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan has passed away after a long battle with liver disease in Toronto, Canada.
She was in her 50s . A family member of Khan confirmed that Nahid Nusrat , who had been fighting cancer for long, died at a Canadian hospital yesterday. Her body will be flown back to Pakistan in a couple of days.
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, a master of qawwali singing, passed away in 1997 at the age of 48 due to multiple organ failures. After his death,his widow moved to the UK and then to Canada. The couple had no child.