Ibn-e-Insha remembered


Staff Reporter


Renowned Urdu poet, humourist, travelogue writer and columnist Ibn-e-Insha was remembered on his 42nd death anniversary Saturday. Ibn-e-Insha, whose real name was Sher Muhammad Khan, was born in the Jalandhar district of Indian Punjab in 1927 however he subsequently migrated to Pakistan. His poetry was simple but had depth. The real cause of his popularity was his humorous poetry and columns. His most famous ghazal ‘Insha Ji Uttho’ is a modern-day classic,Private news channels reported. Ibne Insha’s poetic works are Chand Nagar and Dil-e-Wehshi while travelogues are ‘Awara Gard Ki Diary’, ‘Dunya Gol Hey’, ‘Ibn-e-Batoota Kay Taqub Main’, ‘Chaltay Ho To Cheen KO Chaliye’ and ‘Nagri Nagri Phira Musafir’. His humorous books are ‘Khumar-e-Gandum’ and ‘Urdu Ki Aakhri Kitaab’.

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