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Remembering renowned poet, lyricist Qateel Shifai on his 18th death anniversary
July 11, 2019

The 18th death anniversary of renowned Urdu poet and lyricist Qateel Shifai is being observed on Thursday (July 11).

Qateel Shifai was born on 24 December 1919 in Haripur, Hazara.

He adopted Qateel Shifai as his pen name in 1938.

He received the Pride of Performance Award in 1994 for his contribution to literature Adamjee Award, Naqoosh Award and Abasin Arts Council Award.