A poetry collection of renowned
Journalist and poet A. H.Khanzada was launched here at Karachi Press club on
Sunday evening. Beside a poet khanzada is a senior Journalist who cover the city
crime more than 30 years, and he is elected Secretary Karachi Press Club (KPC).
A.H Khanzada's poetry book titled 'Muhabbatoon Ka Safar' ceremony was a ceremony
full of joy and happiness, which was attended by well known writers, poets and
social activists, Journalist and the Medico legal and postmortem department
fellows of local Hospitals.
Scholars and poets commenting on A. H. Khanzada’s first collections of poetry
congratulated him and lauded the Contribution .They paid tributes to the
literary work of Khanzada adding that he produced outstanding poetry.
poet and critic Professor Sahar Ansari the Chief Gust at the occasion said that
A. H. Khanzada beautifully highlighted the social problems being faced by the
people in this city. He said that the acumen and vision of the poet is very
evident in his book, terming Khanzada a versatile person with a multitude of
abilities. He said “The poetry in the book is impressive with a tinge of
romantic overflow of emotions. It also contains a deep sense of nostalgia and
grief over the erosion of golden n traditions of city of Karachi,” he said.
‘Mohabat’ cannot be limited to a person only. It is a broad term that can refer
to anything from a city to a country to anything else, said Ansari.
Sindh information adviser Maula Bux Chandio is an open man, who freely offer
their stance, He Spoke very sour sweets. “I had taken solace from poetry
whenever I felt low, as it gave me courage when I was in jail,” he appreciates a
guild of poets who he believed are the identity of their era. Poets always
highlight the reality of life and speak against oppression, he said.“Who will
speak against oppression if the poets and writers don’t?” questioned Chandio,.
Poet and Vice chancellor of Ziauddin University Dr pirzada Qasim said that
“Khanzada is a recognized journalist but never let his modesty be undermined by
his fame and popularity,” adding that it is Khanzada’s love and taste for poetry
which lets him do such a job and termed his poetry as a significant and good
contribution to contemporary literature.
It’s not enough to come from a well-reputed family, as Khanzada is, to be highly
qualified or to be a journalist, he said khanzada has done in a remarkable way
and prove himself with great responsibility. Khanzada has tried to sketch the
reality of life in his book through his rich thoughts and vision.
TV anchor Aneeq Ahmad, said that Khanzada used simple diction and imagery to
convey his message of peace and tolerance. President KPC Fazil Jamili said that
there are various aspects of Khanzada’s life that he performs with equal
commitment. He said that Khanzada has received an appreciation from progressive
poets such as Faiz Ahmed Faiz and Habib Jalib during his early days in the field
of poetry. KPC Adabi committee head Zeb Azkar Husain, and committee member
Majeed Rehmani, Poet Ajmal Siraj, and Anbreen Haseeb Anbar also spoke on this
A.H. khanzada presented his verses from the new book on the occasion. He also
thanked the participants, particularly his old friend from sakrand and Tando
Allayar who especially come for this occasion .