Men of Letter Series:Habib Jalib
Habib Jalib the revolutionary poet was born on 24 March 1928, and one of the only revolutionary poet of Pakistan who was also a political activist and he opposed martial law of Zia ul Haq and wrote a revolutionary poem against him, and gain popularity not in entire country even worldwide. He wrote very simple Urdu poetry with enthusiastic recitation, and differentiated with other poets, and attract the common people and common issues of the people.
Date of Issue:12 March 2014
Air Commodore MM Alam
Air Commodore Muhammad Mehmood Aalam was born on 6th July 1935 in Calcutta. He was 78 years old. M.M.Aalam was a Pakistani Pilot. Aalam received early Education in Urdu Medium British School. Mehmood Aalam entered in Pakistan on 14th August 1947. After completed his Secondary Education from Dhaka, he joined the Pakistan Air Force and was granted the Commission in October 1953. He received Sitara-e-Jurrat during 1965 War with India. Air Commodore Muhammad Mehmood Aalam died on 18th March 2013.
Date of Issue:20 March 2014