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Late Khalid Hasan, US correspondent for the Lahore-based Daily Times and The Friday Times
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The people who constitute Pakistaniyat.
[Text and pictures by Mayank Austen Soofi]
Seen the politicians. Seen the bureaucrats. Here Pakistan Paindabad captures the people that make up the spirit of Pakistan. The novelists, the painters, the bloggers. They write books. They paint on canvasses. They transcend passport boundaries on the net. Pakistan Paindabad have met them all. They all are wonderful folks. Here’s three cheers to them.
Nadeem Aslam, novelist
Amin Gulgee, sculptor
Naz Imramullah, painter
Shandana Minhas, novelist
Ali Sethi, novelist
Raza Rumi, blogger
Daniyal Mueenuddin, short story writer