Renowned Pakistani singer Wazir Afzal passes away

Raba NoorWeb Editor

07th Sep, 2021. 11:31 pm

Famous Pakistani singer and composer Wazir Afzal has passed away in Lahore, today. He was ill for a very long time in Lahore.

He was the creator of the famous song “Seoni Mere Dil Da Jani“, has given hundreds of everlasting songs to the Pakistan film industry.

Wazir Afzal was also awarded the Presidential Award Pride of Performance in recognition of his outstanding services.

Wazir Afzal was a student of renowned Pakistani film composer Khawaja Khurshid Anwar. He composed 209 songs for more than 73 films in the Pakistan film industry.

Wazir Afzal’s films include Yar Mastane, Dil Da Jani, Juma Janj Naal, Sohna, Do Matiyaran, and Zameen, while singer Noor Jahan sang many hits songs in his music. Many famous singers including Masood Rana, Mehdi Hassan, Tarnam Naz performed songs and lyrics in his music.

In recognition of his services, the Government of Pakistan awarded him the Presidential Medal of Excellence on August 14, 2010.

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