Thatta: Speakers at the condolence reference paid a glowing tribute to an acclaimed story writer, poet, and educationist Rasool Bux Dars here on Friday evening.
They termed his death a huge loss to Sindh and said that he was a literary genius and a prodigy who contributed glaringly in the field of Sindhi literature through his stories and poetry. They called him a dynamic literary figure and said his contributions could never be cast aside.
Addressing the condolence reference held under the auspices of Sindhi Adabi Sangat Thatta at Thatta Press Club. The Chairman Sindhi Language Authority Dr. Mohammad Ali Manjhi, renowned poet Khair Muhammad Kawi, historian Ishtiaq Ansari, Obhayo Khushk secretary-general Sindh Adabi Sangat Ramzan Memon, and others said that Rassol Bux Dars wrote for Sindh, he was a man of great worth with a huge heart who was not only known for his literary masterpieces but his hospitality and humble attitude.
They further said His stories featured the issues of Sindh and he promoted the culture of Sindh through his literary work. They demanded the setting up of an academy after his name in Thatta and emphasized publication of his remaining work.
The efforts of Sindh Adabi Sangat Thatta and its secretary-general Ramzan Memon were also eulogized for holding the condolence reference.
Poetic tribute was paid to him by Ghulam Nabi Zahur, Aziz Abdul Rahim, Mahobob Dars. The story writer was honored with the lifetime achievement award which was received by his sons.