Punjabi playwright Ajmer Aulakh dies at 75, was suffering from cancer
He was discharged from Fortis hospital in Mohali last week after being hospitalised for a month.punjab Updated: Jun 15, 2017 10:52 IST
Noted Punjabi playwright Ajmer Singh Aulakh (75) died at his residence in Mansa on Thursday morning.
The Sahitya Akademi awardee was suffering from cancer.
He was discharged from Fortis Hospital in Mohali last week after being hospitalised for a month. The state government had announced tobear the expenses of his medical treatment.
He is survived by his wife Manjit Kaur and three daughters. He will be cremated in Mansa on Friday morning.
First Published: Jun 15, 2017 08:28 IST