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Birth anniversary of legendary poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz on Saturday
February 13, 2021

The 110th birth anniversary of legendary poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz is being observed today (Saturday).

He was born on 13th February, 1911 at Narowal District.

His collections of work include Naqsh-e-faryadi, Dast-e-Saba, Zindaan Naama and Sham-e-Sheher-e-Yaaran.

Faiz Ahmed Faiz was awarded Pakistan`s highest civil award Nishan-e-Imtiaz in 1990 in recognition of his services in literature.

He also received many awards including, Nigar, Lenin Peace Prize, HRC Peace Prize and Avicenna Prize.