Rawalpindi: Josh Adabi Foundation and Rawalpindi Arts Council arranged Josh Qaumi Adabi Conference in connection with the 121st birth anniversary of noted poet Josh Malihabadi.
Member National Assembly Dr Nikhat Shakil Khan was chief while famous scholar Dr Ghazanfar Mehdi presided over the conference. Addressing on the occasion, Dr Nikhat Shakil Khan said that Josh is the recognition of Pakistani literature who played a great role in Pakistan Movement through his poetry.
She said that it is the need of the time to promote his literary work. Famous scholar Dr Ghazanfar Mehdi said that Josh was infact a poet of nature and due to his revolutionary ideas, he became famous forever. He added more research work should be initiated which is the need of time.
Dr Maqsood Jaffery said that Urdu literature is incomplete san Josh Malihabadi. Resident Director Waqar Ahmed RAC thanking honourable guests, said that Josh is our valuable asset. Malik Fida-ur-Rehman anchored the conference which was also addressed by Foundation President Farrukh Jamal, Dr Mazhar Qayyum, Naeem Akram Qureshi, Dr Yaha, Hakim Mohammad Mehmood Saharanpuri and others.