Press Release

Mehfil-e-Mushaira at Town Hall, Birgunj

Jul 21, 2016

Mehfil-e-Mushaira at Town Hall, Birgunj

On July 20, 2016, Consulate General of India, Birgunj organized the first ever Mehfil-e-Mushaira at Town hall, Birgunj City to bid farewell to Shri Syed Mehmood Akhter, Consul(ECC).  Mrs. Anju Ranjan, Consul General inaugurated the programme by lighting the Shama (Candle). A total of seven Shayars including Shital Kadambini, S/Shri Zafar Ahmed Zafar, Mobin Khan, Imtiaz Wafa from Kathmandu, Dr. Hannan Azami  r/o Azamgarh and S Qamar r/o Mau, both from UP, India and Jamshed Ansari from Birgunj read out their Nazms and other forms of poetry before a 300 strong Jam-Packed hall.  People from all walks of life including a fair number of women and youth enjoyed Mehfil-e-Mushaira.