|Early Times Report|
JAMMU, Aug 18: The Independence day celebrations were marked by a mesmerizing "Urdu Mushaira" organized by Department of Urdu, under the aegis of Govt MAM PG College Jammu. The event witnessed poetry recitation by highly talented and versatile poets of the college especially by the students of the refresher lot of current academic session 2017.
The Mushaira held in Seminar Hall of College was presided over by Principal Dr Ajit Angral. Originally Conceptualized by Dr Shahnaz Shohab Malik, this grand event was perfectly co-ordinated by Dr. Kauhal Kiran Thakur under the overall guidance of Dr. Liaqat Jafri.
The programme commenced with a brief introduction by Dr. Shahnaz Shohab Malik while the welcome address was delivered by Dr. Liaqat Jafri, Head of Department (Urdu). The Mushaira was conducted by Professor Irfan Arif in his unique and inimitable style.
In this poetic declamation First prize goes to Rajan Singh Shams,while 2nd and 3rd prize goes simultaneously to Iftikhar Raza and Shahnawaz Bali.
Among the students who recited their poems included Rajan Singh Shams, Iftikhar Raza, Toseef Raza, Shivam Sharma Shivam, Zahid Shah, Barkat Ilahi, Idrees Naik, Bilal Ahmed Ch, Sadaqat Hussain, Tayab Farooq, Mohd Naeem, Asif Ali Aakhoon etc.
The event evoked an overwhelming response from the students especially the fresher's who not only enjoyed the event but also were greatly encouraged.