NOORPUR THAL- The Government Girls Elementary School (GGES) Jharkil organised a seminar titled “Poet of the East” which was presided over by Headmistress Madam Rifat Awan.

A large number of teachers and students attended the seminar.

On the occasion, the speakers highlighted various aspects of Dr Allama Muhammad Iqbal’s thoughts, poetry and life.  They paid rich tribute to Poet of East Allama Iqbal for his remarkable contribution towards awakening the Muslims of sub-continent for the sake of independence from British rule and obtaining education.

Dr Allama Iqbal uprooted the false beliefs and set them on the path of truth. It was he who presented the concept of an independent state for the Muslims of sub-continent and also selected on farsighted leader to transform the concept into reality”, they added.