Bhopal, April 7, 2013 (Muslim Saleem): Poetry collection “Safar Ek Umr Ka” of noted poetess and Kaif Bhopali’s daughter Parveen Kaif was released at TTTI Auditorium, Bhopal on April 7, 2013. The function was jointly organised by Halqa-e-Arbab-e-Adab, a 62-year-old Urdu literary organisation of Bhopal, and Janwadi Lekhak Sangh.
The function began with introduction by Prof. Afaq Ahmad followed by articles on Parveen Kaif by Zafar Naseemi and Nafees Fatima. It was presided over by retired IAS Manohar Keshav. Those also present on the dais included Dr. Narendra Veermani, ex-Vice-Chanceller of Chitrakoot University who is the first D Litt in Urdu from Barkatullah University, retired Additional DGP and ex-Vice-Chancellor of Jivaji University, Gwalior Dr. Vinod Saxena and Hindi Sahitya Academy awardee Rajeshi Joshi. Ram Prakash Tripathi of Janwadi Lekhak Sangh conducted the proceedings