Ahmed Barkati: A Renowned author of literature is no more

Barkati had been editing Hamdard Naunihal for the last 40 years

Our Correspondents December 10, 2017
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KARACHI:

Renowned author of literature for children and editor of Hamdard Naunihal, Syed Masood Ahmed Barkati passed away at 87, after a prolonged illness.


Barkati used to edit Hamdard Naunihal for the last 40 years. He was considered to be a close aide of Hakim Muhammad Saeed.


He hailed from a learned family of Tonk, India. He was younger brother of renowned scholar, researcher and physician (tabeeb) Hakim Mehmood Ahmed Barkati.


His namaz-e-janaza will be offered today (11 December) after Zohar at 1:30 at Masjid Falah, Naseerabad, Block-14, FB Area, Karachi.


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Nasiroski | 2 years ago | Reply | Recommend RIP dear teacher, I learned humanity and peace for mankind from Naunehal that he made sure was a pleasure to read and treasure of information. People like him are our true heroes and our misfortune they always go unsung.
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