Pakistan mourns the sudden tragic passing of Taekwondo fighter Maham Aftab after she passed away yesterday in Lahore.

Reportedly, the 26-year-old Pakistani athlete and international champion was battling with brain tumor for the past two months at a local hospital. She was a mother to one child.

The nation took to social media to express grief over losing a cherished gem of Pakistan. Many expressed their shock and recalled the times when Maham made Pakistan proud.