LAHORE - The students of various educational institutions participated in the competition of recitation of Allama Iqbal’s poetry at Aiwan-e-Karkunan Tehrik-e-Pakistan on Wednesday.

Known religious scholar Allama Ahmed Ali Kasuri was the chief guest.

The competition was jointly organised by Nazaria-i-Pakistan Trust and Pakistan Movement Workers’ Trust in connection of week-long Iqbal Day ceremonies.

According to the result, Asis Arshad from GCU Lahore, Ali Bakash from Government College Model Town and Fakhar Zaman from KIPA and Shahid Raza from Government College Gulberg got 1st, 2nd and 3rd positions among boys respectively.

Among girls, Sehar Rubab from Government Islamia College, Khadeja Naz from  PU and Saira Ishfaq from Government College Shadbagh and Rakhshanda Mehwish from Government Islamia College Lahore Cantt got 1st, 2nd and 3rd positions respectively.