Ahmed Nadeem Qasmi Awards for 2003-4
LAHORE: Several renowned literary personalities attended the Ahmed Nadeem Qasmi Awards for 2003-4 organised by Faiz Muhammad Trust at Holiday Inn on Thursday.
Asad Mohammad Khan and Masood Asher received the awards for prose, Najeeb Ahmed and Khurshid Rizvi for poetry and Shakeelur Rehman and Sajjad Sheikh were declared the best critics.
Amjad Islam Amjad praised the trust for providing a platform for writers and poets to interact for the promotion of literature.
Numan Manzoor, Anwar Ahmed and Dr Saleem Akther were also present on the occasion.
Ahmed Nadeem Qasmi is an eminent author and poet who devoted his life to Urdu literature. He excels at traditional ghazal and the modern nazam, is a leading short-story writer and a renowned critic. staff report