Lahore: Famous Novelist and story writer Razia Butt on Thursday passed away at the age of 89 in Defence area of Lahore.
According to sources, the novelist felt pain in her chest and went unconscious. The family members took her to the hospital where doctors declared her death.
The family members had confirmed the death and said that the funeral prayers of the famous story writer would be performed after Asar prayers on Friday (today).
Razia Butt had written 51 novels and 350 stories. Her famous contributions include Gul Bano, Bano, Naila, Zindagi, Sarahand Aashi and many others. Many drama serials and films were also made on the stories of the writer.