GEHWARA-E-ADAB USA SUCCESSFULLY LAUNCHES THE 2ND HINDO-PAK
YAKJAHTI MUSHAIRAH SERIES IN NEW JERSEY,
(JUNE 24TH, 2005)

The successful inauguration of the first of 17 Mushairahs landmark poetry reciting series "2nd Hindo-Pak Yakjahtee Mushairah", organized by MQM USA Gahwara-e-Adab New Jersey’s unit surpassed all expectations. The Mushairah has been started with the well coming message of the unit in-charge of MQM NJ unit Asad Siddiqui followed by the recitation of the Holy Quran. The Mushairah was well conducted and received by the local expatriate Pakistani and Indian communities who attended and left many belated comments and tributes.

Dr. Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui Ex Federal Minister of Pakistan National assembly and Mr. Arif Siddiqui Ex Minister of the Pakistan Sindh assembly were also participated. A number of local poets presented their poetical contributions in light of the "yakjahtee or spirit of prevailing unity among the peoples of the sub-continent.

This was followed by recitals by the chief guests of the Mushairah series including: Dr. Naseem Nikhat, Dr. Rahat Indori, Janab Javaid Arshi, Dr. Wasim Barelvi, Prof. Jazib Qureshi and Janab Masoor Usmani who was also the moderator of the event.
At the conclusion of the Mushairah, visiting Indian Member of Parliament, Janab Tariq Anwer offered concluding remarks highlighting the importance of this initiative taken by Gehwara-e-Adab USA and he wished it growing success.