Posted Date: 31st July, 2012 Last updated at 00:00 PST
Death anniversary of Indian famous singer Muhammad Rafi
The 32nd death anniversary of famous Indian playback singer Muhammad Rafi was observed on 31st July (Tuesday).
His singing career spanned about 35 years and he is noted for his ability to sing songs of different moods and varieties.
Rafi made his debut in Lahore as a playback singer in the duet "Soniye Nee‚ Heeriye Nee" in the Punjabi film Gul Baloch . Rafi also sang for All India Radio Lahore station.
Rafi sang 4‚516 Hindi film songs and 112 non-Hindi film songs.
Radio Pakistan's correspondent Zubair Bashir gives more details in his report from Lahore.