Punjab Chief Minister grieves on death of Poet Mirza Rasa Chughtai

Lahore, January 06, 2018 (PPI-OT):Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has expressed grief and sorrow over the death of Urdu ghazal poet Mirza Rasa Chughtai. In his condolence message, the chief minister expressed sympathies to the bereaved family and prayed that Allah Almighty rest the departed soul in the eternal peace and grant courage to the bereaved family. He said Mirza Rasa was a presidential award winner poet and he has a distinguished placed in Urdu ghazal and his services for literature will be remembered for a long time.

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