, the oldest literary community organisation in Doha established in 1959, hosted 'An Evening with Rashid' at PNTC Hall, Al Wakrah, in honour of the poet.
Mohmammad Tahir Jamil, media secretary, BUQ
, convened the mushaira.
Vice-patron in Chief Mohamamd Habibun Nabi distributed books sponsored by Syed Faheemuddin to the president, the chief guest, guest of honour and the compere.
Anzar was recognised by BUQ
and was awarded with the Letter of Recognition for his craftsmanship as a distinguished Urdu poet and writer and for his extraordinary contribution to Urdu poetry.
The function was presided over by chief patron of BUQ
M S Bukhari, Managing Director of SATCO Group.
Two informative and well-written articles on the life and works of Nizami were presented by BUQ
President Muhammad Shad Akolvi and BUQ
Chairman Dr Faisal Hanif Khayal.
Initial compering was done by BUQ
general secretary Iftekhar Raghib.
general secretary Iftekhar Raghib compered the early part while Shad Akolvi conducted the whole session.
Shaukat Ali Naz was the chief guest and BUQ
Deputy Patron Habibun Nabi was the guest of honour.
Chairman Mohammad Mumtaz Rashed said the BUQ
has the honour of being one of the oldest literary organisations in the Gulf.
Dr Muhammad Kazim Hussain, a visiting scholar presided over the programme while a new member of BUQ
Muhammad Tahir Jameel was the chief guest.
organised Mir Babbar Ali Anis Seminar where I met with top poets of India and Pakistan.