The poets and literati of Varanasi paid their homage to Late Bhashkar Pathak . Mr. Raj Shekhar , a renowned poet presided over the meeting. A poetry recital was also organised on this occasion. Mr. Jawahar Lal Kaul , Mool Chand Sonkar , Ram Das ‘Akela’ , Kunwar singh ‘Kunwar’ , Shankar ‘Banarasi’ , Smt Om Lata Pandey , Smt Shardha Sinha , Alkabir , Danish , O.P. Tiwari , Vipin Kumar , Ashok Anand paid homage and recited their poems.