LAHORE: Country’s famed columnist, journalist and playwright bid adieu this world, at the age of 86 today at his residence in Riwaz Garden.
Munno Bhai was suffering from Heart and Kidney disease. Also, he was under treatment of Dialysis. His family appealed for special prayers from his fans and admirers.
He was born on 6th of February 1933 in Wazirabad, Punjab. His real name was Munir Ahmed Qureshi, but was famous as ‘Munno Bhai’ in the world of media.
In 2007, he was honored with the Award of ‘Pride of Performance’ by the State of Pakistan.
Munno Bhai served journalism for 25 years. He wrote several dramas for Pakistani Television. Serial ‘Sona Chandi’ is considered to be his master piece.
Funeral arrangements are made in Riwaz Garden, Lahore, after today’s Asar prayer. He will be buried in Miyani Sahib Graveyard.