Faiz’s 105th birth anniversary celebrated


ISLAMABAD, Feb 12 (APP): Speakers including literary figures paid rich tributes to Faiz Ahmed Faiz here Friday through recital of his poetry at a ceremony to mark his 105th birth anniversary at National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage, Lok Virsa. The event entitled “In Memory of Faiz Ahmed Faiz”, was arranged in collaboration with Gosha-e-Adab to celebrate the birth anniversary of influential intellectual, revolutionary poet, and one of the most highly regarded poets of the Urdu language, having been nominated four times for the Nobel Prize for literature.