Salman Iqbal, the CEO, and founder of Pakistan’s prominent media network ARY, has spearheaded channels such as ARY News & ARY Digital. Additionally, he played a key role in reviving cricket in Pakistan by acquiring the Karachi Kings, the most expensive team, during the establishment of the Pakistan Super League (PSL). Salman Iqbal remains the proud owner of the Karachi Kings, continuing his support for the team.
Salman Iqbal’s power extends beyond media networks & cricket; he has also played a significant role in revitalizing the stagnant film industry in Pakistan. Through his initiative, ARY Films, he has made remarkable contributions to the revival of Pakistani cinema. Salman Iqbal’s efforts have garnered him across-the-board recognition, and he is widely regarded as one of the most renowned CEOs in Pakistan.
On May 5, 2023, Salman Iqbal, the CEO & founder of ARY, experienced an unimaginable tragedy – a parent’s worst nightmare – as he mourned the loss of his beloved first child, Sumaiya Salman Iqbal. Maybe many of you are unaware that Sumaiya Salman Iqbal is the daughter of Salman Iqbal from his first wife. She was his first child, marking Salman Iqbal’s first experience of becoming a father.
In a display of deep attachment, Sumaiya’s dad took a moment to express thanks to those sharing their grief & shared the grief of losing his first child. He said that burying one’s own child is the greatest tragedy, praying for Sumaiya’s reunion on Judgment Day, where daughters direct parents to heaven (Jannah).
If you would like to read Salman Iqbal’s own words expressing his love for his daughter (Sumaiya Salman Iqbal), please refer to the post below.
Don’t forget to pray for the forgiveness of Sumaiya Salman, the elder daughter of Salman Iqbal, the owner of ARY Digital, in the comment section below. We pray that Allah grants her a high place in heaven and gives patience to her family, Ameen