Folk singer Alam Lohar being remembered
KARACHI: The death anniversary of legendary Punjabi folk singer Alam Lohar is being observed on Monday (July 3). He was born in 1928 and died on 3rd July, 1979.
Alam Lohar is famous for his rendition of Waris Shah’s Heer, which he has memorized in 36 styles and forms.
Alam Lohar was also honored with Pakistan’s highest civil award for arts and theatre the Pride of Performance Award in 1979.