CHICAGO: A Pakistani boy, who identified as the son of Captain (retd) Abdullah, the Alpha Bravo Charlie fame actor, died, when fire broke out in an apartment in Kimball Avenue in Chicago on Monday, Daily Dawn website reported.
The boy was 10 years old.
The newspaper quoted Counsel General of Pakistan in Chicago Faisal Tirmizi as saying that the parents of the deceased child jumped out of the fourth floor of the apartment to save their lives and were in critical condition at a hospital where they were admitted after injury.
Tirmizi further informed the newspaper that the boy dies of burn injuries before firefighting extinguished the fire. Rescue teams reached to the site when the fire erupted at the apartment building around 3.am.
As many as 11 people injured in the incident, Tirmizi added.
Abdullah played lead role in PTV drama Alpha Bravo Charlie in 90’s.