Poet Jamiluddin Aali passes away


Karachi: Noted Urdu poet and intellectual Jamiluddin Aali passed away of cardiac arrest at a local hospital Monday. He was 89.

Jamiluddin Aali was born on 20th January 1926 in Delhi. His patriotic songs included “Aye Watan Ke Sajeelay Jawano”, “Jeevay Jeevay Pakistan” and “Hum Mustafavi Mustafavi Hain” gave him national fate.

He was awarded Hilal-e-Imtiaz (2004), Pride of Performance (1991) and many other awards.