Remembering legendary Punjabi folk singer Alam Lohar

The 38th death anniversary of legendary Punjabi folk singer Alam Lohar is being observed today. He was born in 1928 and died on 3rd July, 1979.

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Alam Lohar is famous for his rendition of Waris Shah’s Heer, which he had memorized in 36 styles and forms.

Alam Lohar was also honoured with Pakistan’s highest Pride of Performance Award in 1979.

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