ISLAMABAD - An evening with international fame Naat khawan and pride of performance, Syed Manzoor-ul-Konain was held here on Tuesday at Rawalpindi Arts Council (RAC).

Renowned Islamic Scholar, Dr Ishaq Qureshi presided over the ceremony while Member Punjab Assembly, Zia-Ullah Shah participated as chief guest accompanied by Resident Director RAC, Waqar Ahmed.

Dr Ishaq Qureshi appreciating the efforts of Irshad Anjum Qureshi for organising evening said that Manzoor-ul-Konain is the national and religious asset.

He is one of the living legends of Naat world. He is one of that personalities who get scribed his name in history in his life.

Zia Ullah Shah said that it is great honour to be the part of such a great ceremony.

He said that Manzoor has spent his whole life in this field. He further added, “We must establish a modern society in the light of Quran and Sunnah to develop peace in the world”.

Irshad Anjumthanked the administration of RAC for extending full cooperation and said that RAC has always been active in organising such kind of ceremonies.

A mehfil-e-naat was also held in which famous naat khawan from all over Pakistan participated.

Resident Director, Waqar Ahmed also paid wonderful tribute to Syed Manzoor-ul-Konain for his 63 years services in the field of Naat.