Rawalpindi: An evening was arranged in honor of senior intellectual and president Saraiki Awami Sangat from Karachi Mushtaq Faridi under auspices of Punjab Council of the Arts, Rawalpindi and Saraiki Adabi Academy. The ceremony was presided over by Nazir Leghari. A rich tribute was paid to Mushtaq Faridi on 50 years’ services in the field of art & culture. The speakers include Dilshad Mehwar, Asghar Abdi, Shafiq Leghari, Tahir Baloch, Abdul Razaq Chishti, Mazhar Saeed Gopag, Rana Abrar Khalid, Dr Sadia Kamal, Deputy Director Arts Council Sajjad Hussain and Nazir Leghari threw light on the work and personality of Mushtaq Faridi. The ceremony was anchored by Shahid Dhareja. President Saraiki Adabi Academy, Islamabad Dr Sadia Kamal welcomed the distinguished guests while Deputy Director Arts Council Sajjad Hussain thanked the participants for honoring the ceremony.