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First film in Pakistan Judai (1950 Shaheena,Nazar and Zeenat). Other film Shola (1952).
Sadiq Ali was a very successful and famous actor before partition and got the title of Prince of Minerva. He acted in many films in India like Pukar (Naseem, Sohrab Modi) Sandaisa (1939), Sikandar (1941), Blackout, Dunya tumhari hay, Phir milaingay and Ulti ganga(1942), Pathron ka sodagar (1944, first film of Meena shori who later migrated to Pakistan and worked in many films), Jagpeeti (with Surraya), Nishana(1946) Do Nainan, Manjhdar and Mitti (with Khursheed, Tansen fame, who migrated to Pakistan and worked in two films Funkar and Mandi in 1956).
Sadiq Ali could not be ssuccessful as he was in India. He was paralyzed in 60's and could be seen sitting with Pan shop in Capital cenima lane, Karachi. Died in 1977 in Karachi. (by Mohammed Ayub Quresh, Saudi Arabia)
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