Ministry of Minority Affairs organized a ‘Mushaira’ based on the theme of teachings and principles of Mahatma Gandhi at Dr. Ambedkar International Centre in New Delhi, as part of Center’s decision to commemorate 150th Birth Anniversary of Bapu.
Urdu poets like Wasim Barelvi, Haseeb Soz, Manzar Bhopali, Mansoor Usmani, Muzaffar Ali, Dr.Naseem Nikhat, Iqbal Ash’har, Aijaz PopularMarathii, Surendra Singh Shajar, and Dr.Nikhat Amrohvi enthralled the audience through their poetry and gave a strong message of humanity, peace, and unity.
A large number of people from all walks of life were present and encouraged the performing poets.
While inaugurating the Mushaira, Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that while on one hand,d these programmes will spread message and principles of the father of the nation, on the other hand, such programmes will also strengthen social harmony and brotherhood in society.
Further, these Mushairas will also be organized in Mumbai, Lucknow, Chandigarh, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Ranchi and other cities throughout the year.
Gulzar, Hasan Kamal, Shabeena Adeeb, Rajesh Reddy, and Ehsaan Qureshi have also been invited to perform in these Mushairas. Besides, Regional poets will also participate in these events.
Last modified onSunday, 07 October 2018 16:56