KL NEWS NETWORK
To celebrate the annual Mehjoor day, a function was organised at Sheikh-ul-Alam Hall Budgam by Department of Information in collaboration with the NGO Cultural Educational and Environmental Organization, and Department of Education.
On the occasion, Director News Doordarshan, Srinagar Shafiq Ahmad Qurashi was the Chief Guest.
During the day-long function many cultural events were presented by the local artists. A colourful Mushaira was also held in which prominent poets including Majeed Masroor, Abdul Gani Bhat, Mushtaq Shamim and others presented their poetry in the honor of Shayar-i-Kashmir Mehjoor.
During the function, Mehjoor awards were presented to prominent people for meritorious services in their respective fields.
Speaking on the occasion Qurashi hailed the efforts for organising such colourful events to promote the art and cultural of the state.
Similar, function was also held at Town hall Budgam organized by Bargi Chinar Mehjoor Cultural organization, Arigam Budgam.