LAHORE: Nisar Nasik, the lyricist of the nationwide track Dil Dil Pakistan passed away on Wednesday morning in Rawalpindi.
Over the last days of his life, Nasik suffered from gentle blindness and amnesia. Regardless of being an eminent Urdu and Punjabi poet, not many know that Dil Dil Pakistan was penned by Nasik.
Amjad Islam Aslam, famend author and Sitara-e-Imtiaz laureate stated, “He was an enormous title within the subject of poetry and literature. The person had command over trendy and conventional writing. We’re from the identical period and he was a pricey good friend. Nasik’s persona was totally different than most of us. He prevented literary gatherings and most well-liked to deal with work.”
The author additional added requesting the Authorities of Pakistan to care for national artists, “It’s unhappy that his final days had been robust on him and he had no assist from anybody.”
Dr Sugra Sadaf, Director Basic Punjab Institute of Language Artwork and Tradition expressed her condolences saying, “I’ve identified Nasik since many years now. He was not solely an awesome poet however was additionally a great human being.”
Speaking about his declare to fame, Dil Dil Pakistan she stated, “He produced quite a few issues in his life and did commendable work however, Dil Dil Pakistan made him who he was immediately.”
Sung by the late Junaid Jamshed, the track took Vital Signs to new heights of success. He remained related to Radio Pakistan all through his life and likewise wrote songs for Pakistan Tv (PTV). He holds two books to his credit score, Chothi Simat Ka Musafir and Dil Dil Pakistan.
PTV awarded him the Lifetime Achievement Award for his contributions to literature.
Nasik will probably be put to relaxation on the Ratta Amral graveyard in Rawalpindi immediately.