Sumbul Ansari

Sumbul Ansari Shahid (born between 1958-1962, died on May 06, 2021) was a popular Pakistani actress, model, entrepreneur, TV shows personality, media face, and Internet star from Lahore. She was famous in the country for her incredible acting and hard work.

She started her acting career by hosting a small show. People also knew her as the sister of actress Bushra Ansari. She was passed away on May 6, because of Coronavirus. Her death news was a shock for her family and the film industry because they lost a star.

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Sumbul was born between the years 1958-1962 in Karachi, Pakistan. She started living with her husband in Lahore. She was affectionately called Pappo by her sisters. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Ansari had completed her basic education at a local school in Karachi. She had a keen interest in studies so she took admission to a reputed high school for further education. Sumbul Shahid was fond of drama and acting since her early teens.

Quick Facts / Wiki

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Full Real NameSumbul Ansari Shahid.
Other NamePappo.
Age (at the time of death)58-62 years old.
ProfessionActress, anchor, and Media personality.
Year of Birth1958-1962.
Date of DeathMay 06, 2021.
Place of BirthKarachi, Pakistan.
Place of DeathLahore, Pakistan.
Cause of DeathCoronavirus.
Alma materLocal Private School.
CasteArabs community.
Net worthRs 4-5 Crore (approx.).
Height(approx.)In Feet Inches: 5′ 7″.
In Meters: 1.7 m.
In Centimetres: 170 cm.
TattoosNo Tattoos.
Weight (approx.)In Kilograms: 62-65 kg.
In Pounds: 136-143 lbs.
Eye ColorBrown.
Hair ColorBlack.
Hair LengthMedium.
Zodiac SignCapricorn.

Family & Caste

Sumbul Ansari loved her parents a lot. Her father’s name is Ahmad Bashir and her mother’s name is Mahmooda Bashir. She has shared some pictures with her mother. She learned cooking from her. 

Sumbul Ansari with her mother Mahmooda BashirSumbul Ansari with her mother Mahmooda Bashir (Photo Credit: Bushra Ansari’s Instagram account)

Sumbul Ansari Shahid has three loving sisters named Bushra Ansari, Asma Abbas Ansari, Neelam Ahmed Bashir. Bushra is a well-known actress and model in Pakistan, Asma Abbas Ansari is also an actress and Neelam Ahmed Bashir is a popular poet and writer. Sumbul believes in the Islam religion and according to Wikipedia, her surname came under the community of Arabs. 

Sumbul Ansari with her sisters Bushra Ansari and Asma Abbas AnsariSumbul Ansari with her sisters Bushra Ansari and Asma Abbas Ansari (Image by:

Sumbul Ansari’s Husband & Children

Sumbul was a good-looking lady, who married Major Shahid Nasir. Shahid served the position of Major in the Pakistani Army and got retired, some years back. The Two were living happily and peacefully in Lahore. 

They had a son named Shiraz Nasir, who was also a popular face in Pakistan. Shahid and Sumbul’s young son died last year at Chitral. His cause of death is Paragliding and breathe stroke. While doing paragliding, he fell down and his backbone was broken, which causes his death. Sumbul was in shock and unable to believe this news. 

Death of Sumbul Ansari

Sumbul Shahid was not feeling well last month (April 2021) and consulted the doctor. After checkup and reports, it came to know that she has a positive report of Coronavirus. She was on the ventilator since 22 April in a hospital in Lahore. 

Actor Sumbul Shahid has passed away after a battle with Covid.Shahid, whose sisters Bushra Ansari and Asma Abbas are also actors, was on the ventilator at a private hospital in Lahore.More on Images –

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The situation got worsened day by day and on May 06, 2021, she took her last breathe. Her death news was given by her sister Bushra Ansari through her Twitter account. After that, many other news channels also shared this heart-breaking news. 


Sumbul Ansari Shahid had done many TV series and TV shows. She began her career as an anchor of a show and then started taking interviews of female politicians on a Punjabi channel. Later, she started working as an actress in the TV serials such as Golden Girls, Ishqaaway, Malika-e-Aliya, Takay Ki Ayegi Baraat, etc. 

Sumbul Ansari is shooting for a TV seriesSumbul Ansari is shooting for a TV series (Picture by: Sumbul Shahid Nasir’s Instagram account)

Her television projects were Parchaiyan, Happily Married, Pehcahan, Meri Behen Meri Devraani, and others. People started recognizing her from the show Golden Girls. She last appeared in the Television serial named ‘Nand’. She had worked along with Ijaz Aslam, Shahroz Shabzwari, and Minal Khan. 

Net Worth

Sumbul Nasir was earning a good amount of money from her acting and modeling career. She was getting Rs. 30-40k (approx.) from her TV shows and serials. A guess of her net worth is estimated at Rs. 4-5 Crores approximately. 

More Information About Sumbul Ansari Shahid

She was anti-socialistic and doesn’t upload many pictures on social platforms. Sumbul loved her sisters and parents very much.The famous actress has received awards for best actress. Her death was a major loss for the Pakistan film industry.Sumbul Ansari Shahid’s sisters were praying for her wellness before the death. Sumbul Ansari receiving award in 2019Sumbul Ansari receiving award in 2019 (photo via:

Last Updated: May 07, 2021.