Riffat Qasimi passes away
KARACHI: Noted Urdu poet Riffat-ul-Qasimi died here on Tuesday after a long illness. He was in his eighties.
A banker by profession, Qasimi Sahib has left two collections of his poetic works – Dukh Paighambri Ke and Ishq-i-Natamam.
He was laid to rest in the Zafar Town graveyard in Qaidabad.