Guitar legend Aamir Zaki was laid to rest early Saturday morning.
The funeral, held during Fajr prayers, was attended by family, friends, colleagues and admirers, after which he was buried.
According to family and friends, Zaki died of heart failure on Friday. He was 49. His brother, Shahid Zaki, said the deceased guitarist had been suffering from a prolonged illness.
After his short stint with Vital Signs, Zaki released his debut album Signature in 1995, from which the song ‘Mera Pyaar’ became a massive hit. The teenage prodigy also toured India, Dubai, England and the USA with Alamgir and then played on two of his hit songs ‘Keh De Na’ and ‘Albela Rahi’.