A poetry recital in honor of senior poetess and writer Mehmooda Ghazia was arranged by Bazm Ahbab-e-Qalam in collaboration with Rawalpindi Arts Council (RAC) on Monday.
The ceremony was presided over by famous writer Prof Dr Maqsood Jafferi. Senior poet Nasir Ali Syed from Peshawar was chief guest while famous artist Masood Khawaja and Syed Qamar Humdani were guests of honor. Dr Fozia Sahar and Farkhanda Shamim anchored the ceremony.
The poets Farhana Ali, Bushra Hazein, Sabeen Younis, Tabasum Ikhlaq, Qamar Humdani, Ali Ahmed Qamar, Ifran Ahmed Mehboob Ali, Shaheen Awan, Farkhanda Shamim, Gull-e-Nazik, Mazhar Masood, Zafar Iqbal, Raja Abdul Qayyum and Ali Asghar Samar presented their poetry.
Addressing the ceremony, the speakers threw light on the life and literary work of Mehmooda Ghazia.