LAHORE - The Government MAO College organised a Mehfil-e-Mushaira in connection with spring celebrations on Saturday night.

Famous poet and journalist Munnu Bhai presided over the event wherein eminent poets including Punjab Institute of Langue, Art and Culture director Dr Sughra Sadaf and others were present.

A good number of poets including Ehzaz Ahmed Aazir, Shahnawaz Zaidi, Dr Akhtar Shumar, Salman Gilani, Rakhshanda Naveed, Anjum Qureshi, Wasi Shah, Irfan Sadiq, Dr Shahida Dilawar, Azam Tauqeer, Ahmed Hammad, Shehryar Zaidi, Ahmed Aleem, Azeem Iqbal and Shaftaqt Rasool Mirza presented their verses.

The Mushaira was organised by MAO College Urdu Department. Dr Jawaz Jafri hosted the Mushaira which was attended by a teachers and a large number of students.

MAO College Principal Prof Rashid Najeeb thanked the participating poets and said the college was providing best opportunities to its students for their grooming. He said co-curricular activities were necessary for grooming and training of the students.