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Famend Urdu Poet Munawwar Rana Dies At 71

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The poet is survived by his spouse, 4 daughters and a son. (File)

Famend poet Munawwar Rana handed away on the Sanjay Gandhi Publish Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences right here on Sunday. He was 71 years previous.

He was affected by throat most cancers for a very long time.

Munawwar Rana’s daughter Sumaiya Rana advised PTI that her father died on the hospital late on Sunday evening and will probably be laid to relaxation on Monday.

The poet is survived by his spouse, 4 daughters and a son.

“He was hospitalised for 14 to fifteen days attributable to sickness. He was first admitted to Medanta in Lucknow after which to SGPGI the place he breathed his final round 11 pm immediately,” Munawwar Rana’s son His son Tabrez Rana advised PTI.

Munawwar Rana’s poem ‘Maa’, which is taken into account one in every of his most well-known poems, has a distinct place on the earth of Urdu literature.

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