Rafiabad Addabi Markaz held its general council meeting at Nowpora.
The meeting was presided over by its patron Dr RafeeqMasoodi. "The meeting was attended by 90 percent members and was hosted byits former president GM Tawheedi who is proceeding on Hajj next week," astatement said.
On the occasion Rafeeq Masoodi called for sustained literarypursuits. He said Rafiabad is full of vivid talent. He hailed the contributionof founder members of the organisation, Shahnaz Rasheed Shabir, Ahmad Shabeer,GM Tawhidi, Sarwar Bulbul, Mir Akbar Rafiabadi.
"Many important decisions viz holding of next elections,annual conference and publication of its representative journal TA'ABEER wasalso discussed. Patron appreciated the open house discussion which was withoutprejudice and malice towards none," the statement said.
Later a poetic symposium was also held which was presided byguest writer-scholar Ranjoor Tilgami. Poets who presented their poeticexpressions included Elyas Azad, Nisar Azam, Sarwar Bulbul, Ramzan Jawhar,Tariq Ahmad Tariq, Shahnaz Rasheed, Hassana Zhar, Hassan Zarin, GM Tawhidi andShabnum Gulzar.