Ishfaq Samoon’s Aash released in Bandipora
On the occasion, speakers stressed unified efforts for preservation of Kashmiri culture and language.
Samoon, a lecturer in Political Science and an expert on Shina language, was lauded for his contribution to Kashmiri poetry.
The anthology of poems was released by Dr Ghulam Ali Ajar in presence of a number of writers, poets, artists and intellectuals.
Shahbaz Hakbari, Sufi Showket, Nizamudin Wani, Mubashir Nazki, Mansoor Muntazir, Mir Dachigami, Rouf Ghayal, Mubashir Muztarib, G N Zahid, Gul Tanveer, Mir Mushtaq and G M Dewewani besides others were present on the occasion.