Information Minister pays tribute to late artist

Manama, Bahrain and the Arabian Gulf have lost an outstanding and prolific artist whose fine morals, distinctive performances, and brilliant work have marked Bahrain Radio and Television, the information minister has said over the demise of Ali Al Gharir.

"Through his numerous comic, dramatic, theatrical and cinematic works, he put for years and across countries smiles on the faces of his fans and brought joy to many people," Ali bin Mohammed Al Romaihi said as he mourned Al Gharir who passed away following a heart attack.

"His life was a wealth of creative work, generous efforts and deep love for Bahrain. We pray Allah the almighty to rest his soul in eternal peace and to grant his family and fans fortitude and solace."

Source: Bahrain News Agency