Bhopal: A `Azaan` (a call for Namaz) prayer
competition was organised here at the historic Iqbal Maidan,
known for hosting Mushairas, Qawwali and political programmes.
A total of 20 participants out of 154 were chosen for the
final competition last night and out of them six were adjudged
as winners in the age groups of below and above 15 years of
In Under-15, Mohd Osama, Mohd Aftab and Abdul Rahman were
adjudged as the first, second and third winner and Shifaul
Haque, Abdul Aleem and Syed Haider in the above-15 category
won the three positions respectively in the second Azaan
competition organised by Arif Masood Fans Club here.
The winners were given a prize of Rs 7000, 4000 and
3000 respectively. Rs 1000 was given to each to all 14
participants of both the age groups by the newly elected
Shahar Qazi Bhopal, Maulana Syed Mushtaque Ali Nadvi sahab in
the presence of Shahar Mufti Maulana Abul Kalam Qasmi and Naib
Shahar Qazi Syed Babar Hussain.