Re­mem­ber­ing poet Kaifi Azmi

Hindustan Times (Patna) - Live - - Lifestyle -

Late leg­endary poet and writer Kaifi Azmi would have turned 98 this year. To mark his birth­day, a mu­si­cal evening was held at his res­i­dence in Mum­bai, on Satur­day. The poet’s daugh­ter, ac­tor Sha­bana Azmi and her hus­band lyri­cist Javed Akhtar hosted the event. The evening in­cluded a po­etry ren­di­tion and speeches from the at­ten­dees that re­mem­bered Azmi’s iconic work. Singers Sonu Nigam, Kailash Kher and lyri­cist Pra­soon Joshi were present among many oth­ers.

Javed Akhtar with Sha­bana Azmi

Poonam Dhillon

Su­nidhi Chauhan (L); Anu Ma­lik

Zoya Akhtar

PHO­TOS: YOGEN SHAH

Tanvi Azmi

Neena Gupta

Divya Dutta

Ila Arun

Sonu Nigam

Kailash Kher

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