ISLAMABAD - The second death anniversary of Shahenshah-e-Ghazal (King of Ghazal) Mehdi Hassan was observed with reverence on Friday with tributes paid to his selfless services in the field of singing especially ghazals.
On this day of remembrance, special prayers offered for his eternal peace at his residence in Karachi Friday evening. His fans will also pay visit to his grave. A memorial reference held at Al-Hamra Art Center, whereas Lahore Arts Council paid a musical tribute to the legend singer in a special evening on 20th of this month in which his son Arif Mehdi and prominent pupils will perform.

Published in The Nation newspaper on 14-Jun-2014