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“Jashn-e-Baharan”-Bait Bazi competition held at MANUU

Written by GNK


June 27, 2022

“Jashn-e-Baharan”-Bait Bazi competition held at MANUU


Bait Bazi (Poetic Antakshri) was held on June 24, 2022 as part of ongoing Annual festival “Jashn-e-Baharan 2022” of students at Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU). MANUU Students Union (MSU) is organizing this event from June 24 to 28, 2022.

A total of ten teams, each consisting of three members and named after eminent poet participated. Four top teams make it to the semi-final. Team Amir Khusroo consisting of Shah Alam Khan, Shabana Moazam and Asma Firoz was the winner. Team Akbar Alahabadi (Abdus Saboor Maaz, Sanaullah, Atifa) stood second. Team named after Mir Taqi Mir (Mohd Ajmal Ansari, Sajjad, Murtaza) came third.

Prof. Farooq Ahmed Bakshi, Head, Department of Urdu, Prof. Naseemuddin Farees, Former Dean, School of Languages and Dr. Sameena Kausar, Assistant Professor, Arabic were the judges. They appreciated each team for displaying their spirit of discipline and passion for Urdu.
Dr. Bibi Raza Khatoon, Assistant Professor (Urdu) was the coordinator. Dr. Shafiq Ahmed, ARD, DDE, Dr. Talha Farhan, Assistant Professor (Arabic), Mr. Mazhar Subhani, BSc and Ms. Sumaya, MA Women Studies also assisted the event.

(Abid Abdul Wasay)
Public Relations Officer

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