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Saadat Hasan Manto’s 65th Death Anniversary Being Observed

WEB DESK: The death anniversary of Urdu story and film writer, radio scriptwriter and journalist Saadat Hasan Manto is being observed on Saturday.

Manto wrote two hundred and fifty short stories, a novel, five collections of radio plays, three collections of essays and two collections of personal sketches.

Some of his publications are, Atishpare, Manto Ke Afsane, Dhuan, Afsane Aur Drame, Laazat-e-Sang, Thanda Gosht, Baghair Ijazat, Burque, Ratti, Masha, Tolah.

Some of his works have been translated in other languages as well.

He died on 18th January 1955 in Lahore.