Bhopal: A Ghazal by Urdu poet and senior journalist Muslim Saleem has been included in the syllabus of University of Gujrat in Pakistan. It has been included in the course of B.A. second semester along with 13 other poets, including Mirza Ghalib, Allama Iqbal, and Faiz Ahmad Faiz.
President of Maulana Barkatullah Eduction and Social Service Society Bazm-e-Iqbal and President of Jamiatul Ulema, Madhya Pradesh Haji Mohammad Haroon felicitated Muslim Saleem by presenting a memento and trophy at a special function here on Sunday.
The felicitation function under the banner of Maulana Barkatullah Eduction and Social Service Society was presided over by Haji Haroon while Mr. Tanweer Ahmad, Secretary, Jamiatul Ulema, of Karnataka was special on the occasion. The function began with Qir’at of Quran Pak by Qari Mohammad Ismail. Those who also honoured Muslim Saleem included Mohammad Arif from Bengaluru, Mohammad Haneef, Ilyas Pahalwan, Rashid Siddiqui, Tanweer Ahmed, and Sulaiman Sharee. Secretary Maulana Barkatullah Eduction and Social Service Society Mohammad Haneef proposed a vote of thanks.
Muslim Saleem, who hails from Bhopal, has become an extremely popular Urdu poet on social media and internet.
Muslim Saleem’s website www.khojkhabarnews.com is also a very popular. It contains massive database of Urdu poets and writers in the form of Urdu web directories which have been hailed the world over.
Muslim Saleem has been hailed by 32 poets from the US, Europe, India and several other countries. He has also been appointed Patron of Indo-Kuwait Friendship Society along with Mrs Kiran Bedi and other luminaries.
Muslim Saleem has been included as all-time Muslim legends by the website Indian Muslim Legends on page number 436.
Muslim Saleem also has been included in the directory of all-time great Urdu poets and writers. The directory named Nikhar has been published recently by Mr. Azhar Buksh Azhar in Nagpur.