Eminent Sindhi poet Rangrez remembered

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Speakers at a memoriam paid rich tributes to eminent poet, historian, academician, writer and lawyer Ghulam Hussain Rangrez at an event organized under the auspices of Sindhi Adabi Sangat on the eve of his Chehlum in Mirpur Bathoro, his hometown.

People hailing from different walks of life addressed the gathering and extolled the services of the stalwart historian and ideologist, who made phenomenal contributions in the field of Sindhi literature. His colleague and renowned writer Anwer Azad said that Rangrez was a gifted person, who was optimistic about the bright future of Sindh, and who educated the people of Sindh through his incredible literary works, particularly poetry and write-ups about the history of Sindh.

Well-known writer and ideologist Taj Joyo said that he was a progressive poet who took Sindhi literature to new destinations by putting down innovative thoughts and ideas through poetry and research work regarding the history of Sindh.

“Rangrez was an immense source of encouragement and hope for many dejected souls,” Joyo said.

Moreover, nationalist leader Nawaz Khan Zahur said that Rangrez had his own identity following his distinct style of poetry that carried inspirational ideas in it, adding that the people of Sindh needed to follow his teachings in the times of trial and tribulation.

Kamran Khamiso Khowaja is the district correspondent of Daily Minute Mirror From Thatta and Sujawal. He covers social, political, environmental and cultural stories. He can be reached on Twitter @ZaibSha1 and through email at kamran.khowaja338@gmail.com.