- Saturday | 23rd March, 2019
- Monday | 25th March, 2019
New Delhi: Noted writer and expert in children’s literature, Dr Khushhaal Zaidi, son of Nihal Ahmed, died on Sunday at his residence Ghaffar Manzil, located at Okhla, after a prolonged illness. Many of his books on children’s literature have become famous. Late Zaidi was considered an authority in children’s literature. Khushhal Zaidi’s demise has created a vacuum in the field of literature which is difficult to be filled in the near future. His funeral prayer was offered at Children’s park located at Ghaffar Manzil and he was laid to rest in Batla House graveyard in the presence of a large gathering.