5000 books from Kaifi Azmi’s personal collection donated to Aligarh Muslim University

4 Sep

A personal collection of 5000 books belonging to renowned poet Kaifi Azmi’s books were donated by his family to The Maulana Azad Library at Aligarh Muslim University. The book will kept under a special section called Kaifi Azmis Collection in the library. Kaifi Azmi, a member of  Progressive Writers Movement, was born in Mijwan village in January 1919. He died in 2002.

Maulana Azad Library

Maulana Azad Library, Aligarh Muslim University

The formal event happened in presence of Kaifi’s daughter Shabana Azmi, Javed Akhtar and Vice Chancellor Lt Gen Zameeruddin Shah.

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