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36th Death Anniversary of Ahmed Rushdi Observed

Web-Desk: The 36th death anniversary of renown melodious singer Syed Ahmed Rushdi was observed Today (Wednesday).

Famous with his song “Bunder Road se Keemari” Rushdi, was born on 24th April, 1934, Hyderabad Deccan.

He was a versatile playback singer and was an important contributor to the golden age of Pakistani film music.Rushdi is acclaimed as one of the greatest singers of South Asia and could sing high tenor notes with ease.He sang songs for many hit films like Bara Admi, Wah Rey Zamaney, Raat Ke Rahi, Yeh Dunya.Rushdi got well recognition for singing “Mari lela ne aisi”, “Chalak Rahi Hain Mastiyan” and “Chal Na Sakey Gi.

In 1961, he sang the popular song “Chand Sa Mukhra Gora Badan” in the film Saperan, for which he received his first Nigar Award as Best Male Playback SingerHe also has an honor to introduce the pop singing in south Asia. He died on 11th April 1983 in Karachi.