Remembering the peerless Suraiya on her 12th death anniversary today.956 views
Tribute to the enchanting singing star Suraiya on her 12th death anniversary today.
“Tumne Mirza Ghalib kii ruuh ko zindaa kar diyaa (You have made Mirza Ghalib’s soul come alive)”
— Jawaharlal Nehru to Suraiya
Of all the accolades Suraiya Jamaal Sheikh received in her career as a singer and actor, this one from the Prime Minister in the 1950s must have felt extra special.