Mecca: Renowned singer Abdullah Qureshi, who left the showbiz industry, has achieved the happiness of Umrah.
Abdullah Qureshi recently announced his retirement from the music industry citing his attraction to Islam.
The singer had written that he is leaving the music industry and has made this decision solely for religious reasons.
He further wrote that according to me the real purpose of life is more than that. We all have very little time in this world to plan our next life. Alhamdulillah, I am satisfied with my decision and am seeking the truth while moving on the path of improvement. I pray that Allah makes this new journey easy for me.
The singer had vowed that he would no longer perform in any concert or work in any advertisement.
The former singer has now traveled to Makkah for Umrah with his wife Sadia Subhan and shared pictures of the trip.
This is the singer’s first ever tour after leaving the music industry.
Abdullah Qureshi is not the first singer or artist who has ended his artistic journey for the sake of Islam, many artists including the late Junaid Jamshed, Rabi Pirzada, Noor Bukhari, Sara Chaudhry and Indian actress Sana Khan have left the showbiz industry.