A district level bilingual mushaira was held at the auditorium of the Girls Higher Secondary School Bandipora Sunday, March 28 afternoon in which poets from different parts of the district recited their poems in Kashmiri and Urdu language.
The Literary Forum Bandipora (LFB) in collaboration with Jammu and Kashmir Cultural Academy organized the mushaira in which around 20 poets participated and recited their poetry.
Prof Rashid Nazki, renowned Kashmiri poet and writer inaugurated the function.
Speaking on the occasion, Nazki said Kashmir was today a dying language and he would welcome youngsters to get introduced to it so that further research work could be done on this language.
Nazki promised that help would be given to scholars, teachers and social workers who are willing to work for the spread of Kashmir language in schools both in private and government institutions.
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