Shabana Azmi, Javed Akhtar to visit Karachi for Kaifi Azmi festival
Bollywood veteran performing artist Shabana Azmi and her significant other, eminent writer, and lyricist, Javed Akhtar will visit Karachi this month to go to a scholarly celebration; which will pay reverence to Shabana’s dad, Kaifi Azmi.
This will be about two-day occasion will happen on February 23 and 24 at the Karachi Arts Council. The celebration will pay tribute to the eminent writer and numerous renowned identities from Pakistan and over the fringe have been welcome to visit.
“We have invited Kaifi Azmi’s daughter Shabana Azmi and her husband Javed Akhtar for the event besides some other notable cultural personalities from India,” an office-bearer of the Arts Council said on Tuesday.
“It is a great opportunity for notable and popular writers, poets and artists from India to interact with their Pakistani counterparts and we are confident the festival will be a success,” Professor Ejaz Farooqi, secretary of the council