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Munawwar Rana, who Battled Throat Cancer, made Significant Contributions to Urdu Literature, According to Prime Minister Modi

Explore the legacy of Munawwar Rana, a revered Urdu poet who battled throat cancer. Prime Minister Modi pays tribute to his significant contributions to literature.
on Jan 16, 2024
Munawwar Rana, who Battled Throat Cancer, made Significant Contributions to Urdu Literature, According to Prime Minister Modi | Frontlist

Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed condolences on Monday for the death of famed poet Munawwar Rana, saying he made significant contributions to Urdu language and poetry.

He remarked on X, "I'm saddened by the death of Shri Munawwar Rana Ji. He made significant contributions to Urdu literature and poetry. Condolences to his family and admirers. May his soul rest peacefully."Rana, 71, died on Sunday at the Sanjay Gandhi PostGraduate Institute of Medical Sciences in Lucknow after battling throat cancer.

Rana, born in 1952 in Rae Bareli, received the Gyanpeeth Award in 2014. His poems were quite famous among ordinary people. 

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