ISLAMABAD: Death anniversary of renowned Urdu poet Akhtar Shirani is being observed on Tuesday.
He was a romantic Urdu poet. His real name was Mohammad Daud Shirani.
Akhtar Shirani was popular lyrics writer and his famous books of lyrics are: “Subah-e-Bahar”, “Aakharistan”, “Lala-e-Tayoor”, “Naghma-e-Haram” and “Phoolon ke Geet”.
He died in Lahore in 1948.