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Poet Ahmed Faraz dies at 76

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2008 - 11:54

Islamabad, July 18: Renowned Pakistani poet Ahmed Faraz died today in the US at the age of 76, after protracted illness.

He was suffering from kidney disease and had been hospitalized in Chicago some time ago, state-run PTV reported.

Faraz, who had many followers in India and often visited the country, is survived by his wife and two sons.

Bureau Report

First Published: Friday, July 18, 2008 - 11:54

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