Radio Pakistan broadcasted Obituary Programme on Mehnaz Begum

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Radio Pakistan has broadcasted “Sur Sangeet-Obituary Programme” to pay tribute to famous Pakistani singer Mehnaz Begum.

This program was aired on 30th January on FM-93 network of Radio Pakistan. The programme was hosted by versatile artist Shujaat Hashmi.

Interviews‚ comments and impressions of several personalities regarding the unforgettable services of Mehnaz Begum in the field of music were also broadcasted in the programme.

Her first recording was broadcasted on Radio Pakistan in 1973. She remained popular throughout   her carrier and gained great fame and recognition in music industry.

Mehnaz Begum was the daughter of renowned sub-continental singer Kajjan Begum. She proved herself in semi-classical‚ folk or pop songs in Urdu‚ Sindhi‚ Punjabi‚ Pashto‚ and Persian.

She sung over 2500 songs for radio‚ TV‚ and films. After Madam Noor Jehan‚ she sang the largest number of songs for the Pakistani film industry.

Her death is a big loss for Pakistan music industry. May she rest in peace.

Here is “Sur Sangeet-Obituary Programme” that is specially arranged for Mehnaz Begum from Radio Pakistan.