Sri Pratap College Srinagar in collaboration with Jammu & Kashmir Academy of Art, Culture and Languages on Tuesday held composite "Mushaira "of college students
20 students cum budding poets from various degree colleges of Kashmir participated in the Mushaira and recited their poetic compositions. The event was attended by academicians, poets, intellectuals and students. The event was presided over by noted poet and Gyanpith awardee Prof. Rehman Rahi.
Principal S. P. College, Dr. Yaseen Ahmad Shah said that such literary events motivate and encourage the youth towards their culture and literature. He also applauded the role of J&K Cultural Academy for efforts to promote Art, Culture and languages.
Secretary, Jammu & Kashmir Academy of Art, Culture and Languages, Prof. Aziz Hajni said such events provide a platform to the young talent of the Valley. He promised support from Cultural Academy in conducting such type of event in future.
Prof. Rehman Rahi expressed joy after listening to the budding poets and congratulated the principal and the Cultural Academy for organizing such type of event. "These events provide space for the newcomers and encourage them to work on preservation and development of our cultural legacy," Prof Rahi said.