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Dr Allama Iqbal

Iqbal’s 140th birth anniversary being observed today

ISLAMABAD: The 140th birth anniversary of national poet Dr Allama Muhammad Iqbal is being observed today (Thursday) with national zeal and spirit.   Educational, literary, political, social and cultural organizations across the country are arranging special programmes to pay homage to the national poet and conceiver of a separate Muslim homeland idea. Iqbal Manzil – the birthplace of Allama Iqbal – and Iqbal Chowk in Sialkot have been illuminated by the Sialkot Municipal Corporation with colourful lights and banners.…