BANNU, 19 March: A humorous mushaira was held under the auspices of Wazir Adabi Jirga, Domail here on Sunday.

The organizers of the event said it was arranged to do healthy criticism on different social taboos and inadequacies in our society beside providing entertainment to the war-stricken people of the area.

Poets from Bannu, FR Bannu, Lakki Marwat, Karak and North Waziristan agency participated in the event and presented poems. Through their poems, they criticized some social evils and taboos and negative aspects of our society. They also made the current political situation the topic of their poetry and received warm appreciation from the people present on the occasion.

President of the Wazir Adabi Jirga Domail Abdul Nasir Makhdoom said that such events would also be organized in future to bring smiles back on the faces of the disgruntled tribesmen.