Renowned satirist Professor Inayat Ali Khan passes away

Renowned satirist Professor Inayat Ali Khan passes away
Karachi: Renowned humorous poet Prof. Inayat Ali Khan Tonki passed away in Karachi, GNN reported.

He was 85 years old and had been ill for several months.

As per details, Prof. Inayat Ali Khan died due to cardiac arrest.

Inayat Ali Khan was born in 1935, in Tonk. In November 1948 he reached Hyderabad of Pakistan. He passed his tenth from Government School, Hyderabad and did his graduation from the Hyderabad City College. Later, he did B.T.C. Like many poets of his age Inayat Ali Khan too had to embrace the exodus.

In 1962, he passed his masters and stood first in the whole university. His pen name was Inayat. He was the writer of Urdu Darsi Kutub that he had written for Madaris-E-Sooba-E-Sindh, on the basis of competition and six of his books got the prize.

He is an academician and basically a satirist. Azraah-E-Inayat, Inaayaat, Inaayatein Kya Kya, Nihaayat (selection of his poetry), Nisaab-E-Kitab-E-Urdu, Nisaab-E-Kutb-E-Islaamiyaat, Kuch Aur are the collections of his works. He has written many books for children.