On dec 1st, 2012, "Friends indeed" a local organization based in Toronto, Ontario held its program which was a fund raising event. The key note lecture was delivered by Karamat Ghori, an ace writer who has produced a number of quality material in urdu langugae. In his lecture he talked about the state of urdu as a language and the work that needs to be done in order to promote its literature. There was a poetry recitation followed by this. The donations will be proceeded to "feed the need" a canadian food bank.
For more information visit http://www.ficanada.org/