Rawalpindi - The Rawalpindi Arts Council (RAC) in collaboration with Josh Adabi Foundation and Sukhanwar, a literary organisation, arranged Josh Qaumi Adbi Conference here on Friday in connection with the 120th birth anniversary of revolutionary poet Josh Malihabadi.
Renowned intellectual Dr Mqasood Jafferi presided over the conference while Federal Parliamentary Secretary Information and Broadcasting Mohsin Shahnawaz Ranjha, President Pakistan Green Task Force Dr Jamal Nasir and Executive Director Punjab Council of Arts, Lahore, Ch Asif Perwaiz were guests of honour.
Mohsin Shahnawaz Ranjha said that Josh Malihabadi was a great poet after Dr Allama Iqbal.
President Pakistan Green Task Force Dr Jamal Nasir said that Josh Malihabadi was famous due to his revolutionary ideas which made him the greatest poet of the 20th Century. Dr Nasir said that Josh Malihabadi left superb marks on Urdu literature which would be remembered forever.