Famous writer, playwright Imtiaz Ali Taj remembered.

ISLAMABAD -- Renowned writer, researcher and playwright Syed Imtiaz Ali Taj was remembered Friday on the occasion of his birth anniversary.

Born in Lahore on October 13, 1900 in a family of artists and literary scholars, his father Syed Mumtaz Ali was a writer, journalist and religious scholar.

His father had started an educational magazine for children Phool which became a household name, running successfully for over forty years. Imtiaz Ali Taj took over the magazine as editor, catapulting it to newer heights after his father's death in 1935.

Syed Imtiaz Ali Taj is remembered above all for his 1922 play Anarkali, based on the life of "Anarkali", which was staged hundreds of times and was adapted for feature...

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