Lahore: Famous Punjabi film hero Sultan Rahi recalled on his eighteenth death anniversary on Thursday. The mythical actor Sultan Mohammad, generally known as Sultan Rahi, was born in 1938 in a Muslim family of Saharanpur, India. He started his film career in 1959 as an additional in the movie Baghi.

In 1975 he became an action icon for the aficionados of Punjabi films. He strove for 1 or 2 years in the early 1960s, playing just a few supporting roles.The turning point of his career nonetheless, came in 1972, when 3 of his films celebrated diamond festivals. In 1975 he became an action icon for the stalwarts of Punjabi films.Fabulous Performer Sultan Rahi Recalled On His Death day [alert style=”white”] The year 1979, modified his full life as his film Maula Jatt became the most outstanding Pakistani film till now. It broke all records and did wonders for the Pakistani film industry. [/alert]

He died on Jan nine, 1996 at the age of 58. He is still remembered for his performance, there were different gatherings that were arranged on his anniversary to pay him tribute. Especially the mainstream electronic media have given him special coverage even in their peak hours & main headlines.