Neelam Man Singh Chowdhary was recently awarded with Padama Shri whereas Atamjit is a recipient of Sahitya Akademi award. Both have received accolades at home and abroad and UT is proud to acknowledge them among its eminent citizens.
During their interaction with art lovers like Kamal Arora, Indu Bali, Seema Bhalla, Meera Malik and Mina Surjit Singh, they discussed their journey, achievements and experiences.
In another event ' Face to Face ' in the second part of the programme, Urdu poets: Shahryar and Sheen Kaaf Nizam presented the Urdu Shayari that was much appreciated. Shahryar is best known for the lyrics he penned for films like Gaman and Umrao Jaan. Sheen Kaaf Nizam is an Urdu poet and a critic.
He has published ''Lamhon kee Saleeb'', ''Dasht mein dariya'', ''Naad'', ''Saya koi lamba na tha'', ''Bayazein kho gayi hai'' and many other collections and anthologies.