Book ‘Pride Of Kashmir’ on Moulana Anwar Shah Kashmiri released

A book titled ‘The Pride OF Kashmir’, throwing light on different aspects of life of Sheikhul Hadees Moulana Anwar Shah Kashmiri was released here in north Kashmir on Tuesday.

A book titled 'The Pride OF Kashmir', throwing light on different aspects of life of Sheikhul Hadees Moulana Anwar Shah Kashmiri was released here in north Kashmir on Tuesday.

The function was organized by various cultural organisations including Kohsaar-e-Adab and Joi Adab Qazinaag and was attended by people hailing from different walks of life. 

Speakers, including renowned writer and poet Ghulam Nabi Inqalabi, Additional Deputy Commissioner Kupwara Hafiz Masoodi, Manzoor Kirmani, Muhammad Shafi Baba, Prof Sunnauallah Sanayee, Faik Muqbool and Arshid Mohidin paid rich tributes to Moulana Anwar Shah Masoodi and congratulated author of the book Prof. Nazir Qadiri for his hard work and sincere efforts in writing the book and bringing into light various aspects of Moulana Anwar Shah in public domain. 

Speaking on the occasion president Awami Ittihaad Party (AIP) and MLA Langate Er Rashid hailed the efforts of Prof Qadri and appealed audience to focus to improve educational skills of students. 

He also announced renaming of 'Student of the year award' for district Kupwara to be named as 'Moulana Anwar Shah Kashmiri Award for excellence' and similarly announced yearly awards to be given to the best students of Langate Constituency to be named after great poet, educationist and religious scholar late Ali Muhammad Shahbaz. 

Er Rashid also announced establishing of free coaching centres for poor and deserving 12th class students of his constituency during winter vacations, so that they get equal opportunities for qualifying in the competitive exams.

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