The Founder of Ajoka Theatre & director Madeeha Gohar has passed away at the age of 61, she was suffering with cancer for the last Three year.
Madheeha Gohar setup Ajoka theatre in 1984, and she was the only One who was promoting peace between two countries India and Pakistan. Many plays like ‘Toba Tek singh’ ‘kon hai yai gustakh’ ‘lo phr Basant aye’ ‘Mere Rang de basanti chola, Aik thi nani and many morewere the most memorable plays were being played at Ajoka. Her plays was mostly based or related to human rights or Womens related issues.
Ajokas’ has set benchmark in different countries such as Uk, US, Norway, Srilanka, etc she was also nominated for Noble peace prize from Pakistan in 2005