Veteran playwright Haseena Moin passes away in Karachi
Leading playwright, author and dialogue writer Hasina Moin has died of a heart attack at the age of 79. Funeral prayers of Hasina Moin will be offered today after Asr prayers at Madani Masjid North Nazimabad Block I.
Saeed, the nephew of playwright Hasina Moin, says that Hasina Moin was getting ready to go to Lahore when she suddenly had a heart attack.
Hasina Moin was born on November 20, 1941 in Kanpur, India. She received her early education in Kanpur.
Hasina Moin, who was named the most popular playwright on PTV, did her Masters in History from Karachi University in 1963.
Hasina Moin wrote many memorable dramas for PTV including Shahzori, Zir Zabar Pesh, Uncle Urfi, Un Kahi, Tanhaiyan, Dhoop Kinare, Dhand, Aahat, Kuhar, Padusi, Aanso, Bandish, Aina.
The first Pakistani film written by Hasina Moin was ‘Yahan se wahan tak’, in which Waheed Murad played the lead role.