28-NOV-2017: Prof Samdani delivers lecture in Rajasthan University
Aligarh, November 28: Prof Shakeel Samdani (Department of Law, Aligarh Muslim University?AMU) delivered a lecture on the role of ?Urdu language and literature in Rajasthan during the freedom struggle? at a seminar organised by the Department of Urdu and Persian, Rajasthan University, Jaipur.
Presiding over the function, Prof Samdani said that the Urdu poets, journalists and writers from Rajasthan have played a major role in India?s Independence. He added that these poets and writers were from various religious and ethnic backgrounds.
?It is imperative to do more research and discussions in academic and scholarly circles on the role of Urdu literature in India?s independence struggle,? said Prof Samdani.
He pointed out that there were freedom fighters in Rajasthan who didn't get suppressed despite being tortured before they breathed their last.
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