The 109th birth anniversary of legendary poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz was observed on Thursday.
He was born on 13 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.