KASB Bank re­leases al­bum of Faiz's po­etry

The Financial Daily - - NATIONAL -

KARACHI: In or­der to pay tribute to the leg­endary poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz on his 100th Birth An­niver­sary, KASB Bank Lim­ited has taken an­other ini­tia­tive of re­leas­ing the sec­ond al­bum of his po­etry. The first al­bum was re­leased in 1975, about 36 years ago. The new al­bum con­tains 17 ghaz­als and po­ems of Faiz sung by fa­mous fe­male vo­cal­ist Nay­yara Noor while fa­mous mu­si­cian Ar­shad Mah­mood has com­posed the mu­sic. Both artistes are also fa­mous for ren­der­ing Faiz's po­etry in a be­fit­ting man­ner. Afew ghaz­als and po­ems, in the voice of Faiz Sahib are also part of the al­bum.

The cer­e­mony was held at Pearl Con­ti­nen­tal Ho­tel. Muneer Kamal, Vice Chair­man, KASB Fi­nance and Mo­ham­mad Aftab Man­zoor, Pres­i­dent & CEO-KASB Bank, who had also taken spe­cial in­ter­est in prepa­ra­tion of the al­bum, were also present at the oc­ca­sion. Both also ex­pressed their con­fi­dence that the new al­bum will re­ceive an over­whelm­ing re­sponse from Faiz lovers.

KASB Bank, which is known to be ac­tive part­ner in pro­mo­tion of art, lit­er­a­ture, sports and other so­cial ac­tiv­i­ties through­out the coun­try, is proud to be associated with cel­e­bra­tions of Faiz Ahmed Faiz 100th Birth An­niver­sary. KASB Bank is serv­ing its clients through 104 Branches across Pak­istan.

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