SUKKUR, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 17th August, 2016) :- The three-day celebrations of 148th annual Urs of renowned Sufi poet Faqir Qadir Bux Bedal will start from Thursday (August 18) in Rohri. Provincial Minister for Transport, Syed Nasir Hussain Shah and Commissioner Sukkur Muhammad Abbas Baloch would jointly inaugurate the Urs festival by laying wreath on the mazar. Sufi Faqirs poetry will also be recited. Mehfil-i-Sama and sughran ji katchehri would be held on the first day of Urs while a mushaira, Adabi Conference and custom of mehndi would be held on the second day when Sindh Minister for Culture Syed Sardar Ali Shah would be chief guest.
On the third and last day of the Urs, Leader of the Opposition in National Assembly Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah and MNA Noman islam Shaikh would be chief guests of Mehfil Raag Rahan and a launching ceremony of two new books titled "Bedil-16" and "Ghazaliay Bedil" (Persian) with translation in Sindhi language. The Bedil Yadgar Committee will present Three Bedil awards 2016 to the best author, best singer and best poet in recognition of the works and service of Faqir Qadir Bux Bedil.