Faiz Ahmed Faiz , the renowned poet, was born on the 13th of February 1911 and passed away on the 20th of November, 1984. This day marks his 31st death anniversary.

Having been nominated four times for the Nobel Prize for literature and having won multiple other prizes including the Lenin Peace Prize, the Soviet Union's equivalent to the Nobel Prize, Faiz Ahmed Faiz has been a source of pride for the country.

The social media, on his 31st death anniversary, has been flooded with posts in his remembrance.

Some even paid tributes to the legend in the form of videos…

Ali Aftab Saeed sang Faiz Ahmed Faiz’s Shaam e Firaaq to pay tribute to the legendary poet.