BY SAWAN KHASKHELI
BADIN: The two days Laar Festival which is being organized by Sindh culture, tourism and antiquities department Sindh amid to promote the local culture and Laar Life is about to begin at Gym Khana Badin from 28 Oct.
The Laar festival also would be featured with its different segments and events to highlight the importance of the culture along with entertainment like musical concerts, fold song dances, and exhibition of handmade handicrafts and embroidery and rich art of Laar, district Badin.
The Laar Festival would be inaugurated by PPP senior leader and Senator Sasui Palejo and MPA, Muhammad Ismail Rahu on its first day when the literary conference would be organized on same day and chair by Dr. Abdul Ghafoor Memon, Chairman, and Sindhi Language Authority (SLA).
Prominent singer of Sindh including Deba Sehar, Shafi Faqir, Allah Dino Junejo, Bejal Sindhi, Ahmed Mughal, Karim Kachhi, Mehboob Khaskheli, Shazia Tarnum, Badal Rahi and others will produce their performance by singing the songs and enthrall the audience of Laar Festival.
When different stalls would be set up in the ground where different sorts of the traditional clothes, rillies (Quilt) and others will be sold to mella audiences.
A mushaira also will be held in the Laar festival at morning in which poets including Imdad hussaini, Hafiz Nizamani, Maryam Majeedi, Niaz Hussain Pitafi, Ayaz Amar Shaikh, Amar Soomro and others local poets will express their feelings in rhyme beautifully and on the occasion the famous drama “The death of Dodo Soomro” also will be presented in the mella.
Laar Festival would be concluded by MNA, Sardar Kamal Khan Chang, MPA, Mir Allah Bux Talpur, Bashir Ahmed Halipoto, Taj Muhammad Mallah, Haji Sain Bux Jamali and others on its last day.
Talking with media, Professor Abdullah Mallah, Chief Organizer, Laar Festival expressed that this festival would help to highlight the importance of our culture. All measures have been taken to organize the Laar Festival in an organize manners, he added. When Haji Ahmed Ghanchi, Logistic Coordinator, Laar Festival, told that all logistic measure are finalized.