Khalida Riyasat is one of the few talented Pakistan actors who reached fame in the ’80s and ’90s. In the ’90s, her pairing with Moin Akhtar was trendy in dramas. During this period, both Rohi Bano and Khalida Riyasat saw the rise of their lives. Khalida Riyasat was born in 1953 in Karachi. She studied up to BA. After completing her education, She got a job in PIA but soon said goodbye to this job and joined the showbiz industry.
She was quiet and serious. At that time, She preferred serious acting in most of the dramas. She married Sarmad Sehbai, a well-known director, producer, and playwright in Lahore. But the marriage did not last long, and the divorce took place. Immediately after the divorce, Khalida Riyasat moved to Karachi with her son Raza Sehbai. And she started working in the drama industry in Karachi. Before that, Khalida Riyasat achieved more success. She contracted a dangerous disease like cancer. She died in 1996 at the age of 43because of cancer.