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Remembering Ahmed Faraz on his 9th death anniversary

KARACHI: Ahmed Faraz was among those distinguished poets whose literal sense and multifaceted poetry became widely popular sometimes for romantic adolescent and other times for hailing revolution. He left the world nine years ago yet remained alive through his poetry in the Urdu literary work.     Born as Syed Ahmed Shah on  14 January, 1931 in Kohat city of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, he rose to fame as Ahmed Faraz (pen name). He belong to the Sufi family of Haji Bahadur. Despite wrapped in nostalgia and talking about the…