Lahore, Pakistan: Nasir Bashir is not a famous poet rather he is known for his heart-touching selection of subjects and references.
His latest song “Ay Wadi e Kashmir” released on Kashmir Solidarity Day February, 2020 has attracted a great viewership.
Symbolism used by poet narrates not only history of Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK) rather represents pain and agonies being faced by Kashmiri Muslims in IoK since 73 years, particularly in last 185 days when IoK has been encaged with total communication blackout and lockdown.
At the end of song, poet indicates pain of Kashmiri Muslims in every part of Pakistan as poets says
O, Kashmir—You are desperate to meet us (Pakistan) and here we are broken hearted for you in Lahore.
As always, Nasir Bashir leaves imprint of his poetry to every reader, listener and viewer of this song.
Song is sung by Anwar Rafi and Hina Nasrullah while Music is given by Wajahat Hussian and it is produced by Sarwat Ali Khan and this song is released by Radio Pakistan Lahore.
Radio Pakistan Lahore has a long history of contribution for producing patriotic songs and always stood with nation in the time of war and peace. The role of Radio Pakistan during 1965 and 1971 Indo-Pak wars is a golden history for how music can play a pivotal role for igniting love for Motherland.