KARACHI: Renowned TV director Syed Atif Hussain on Tuesday passed away after suffering renal failure.

Atif Hussain is popularly known as the director of the hit family dramaBabban Khala Ki Betiyan. His other credits includeZindagi Dhoop Tum Ghana Saya,Ek Tamanna Lahasil Si,Bay Qasoor, among others.

He was receiving treatment at Karachis Aga Khan Hospital and had been placed on a ventilator for the past two days, told the brother of the deceased.