A special Function was organized on Thursday in the auditorium of Radio Kashmir Srinagar to felicitate noted poet and writer Prof. Rehman Rahi.
In his opening remarks broadcaster and organiser of the event Satish Vimal assured the audience that the station would be hoisting many more litterateurs in the near future under “Meet the eminent” series.
During first session, in his address, Prof. Rahi gave an engrossing description of his journey as a poet and writer.
Later, Prof. Majrooh Rashid, presented a paper on Rehman Rahi’s Nazms while Prof. Shad Ramzan presented his views on Rahi’s Ghazal. This was followed by an interactive segment where in the guests poses a variety of questions to Prof. Rahi on his creative pursuits.
In the second session singer Munir Ahmad Mir rendered Rahi’s impressive verse. The function was anchored by famous broadcaster Ashfaq Lone.
Earlier Deputy Director General and station head radio Kashmir, Srinagar Bashir Arif hosted a special meeting of the prominent citizens, journalists, artists, scientists and writers wherein a healthy discussion took place and many concrete views were presented for improving the programmes of the station. The meeting was chaired by Prof Rehman Rahi.