76th death anniversary of Allama Iqbal today

LAHORE: The 76th death anniversary Dr. Allama Muhammad Iqbal will be observed today with due reverence and solemnity in the country, to pay homage to of great poet-philosopher of the East, Aaj News reported.

At this occasion, special prayers will offer for the eternal peace of his soul and number of programs will organize to highlight his teachings and his philosophy that gave an independent state to the Muslims of sub-continent.

His services for floating the idea of a separate homeland for the Muslims of the Indian subcontinent will always be remembered.

Allama Muhammad Iqbal died on April 21, 1938 at the age of 60.