Renowned Urdu writer Mushtaq Ahmad Yusufi passes away

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Renowned Urdu writer Mushtaq Ahmad Yusufi passes away

KARACHI: Renowned Urdu humour writer Mushtaq Ahmad Yusufi has died here on Wednesday.
Yusufi was admitted at a private hospital a few days back after contracting pneumonia. He was shifted to ventilator after his heath deteriorated.
Yusufi also served as the head of several national and international governmental and financial institutions.
He received Sitara-i-Imtiaz Award in 1999 and Hilal-i-Imtiaz Award in 2002, the highest literary honour by the government of Pakistan.

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