The 28th Death Anniversary of the renowned national poet Perveen Shakir
Islamabad : The 28th Death Anniversary of the renowned national poet Perveen Shakir. On this occasion The Perveen Shakir Trust will organize a floral wreath laying ceremony and Fateha Khawani at the poet’s grave in H-8 graveyard. Poets, writers, friends and people from different walks of life will assemble together to pay their tribute to the legacy and everlasting poetry of Perveen Shakir, whose sudden death in a tragic car accident shook the field of Urdu literature and left a vacuum that is difficult to fill.
Officers from the Customs Department will pay homage to the star of their Department. Later during the day Quran Khawani will be held at the residence of the Chairperson of the Trust for eesal-e-sawab of the poet.