The ceremony was presided by Shabli Faraz, son of Ahmad Faraz.
Vice-Chancellor of the university, a large number of students and Faculty members participated in the function.
Addressing to the ceremony, Shabli Faraz said that he felt proud to be the son of Ahmad Faraz but also felt some burden because people wanted to be just like Ahmad Faraz.
Addressing to the ceremony, the VC said that the university proud on Ahmad Faraz. He announced Ahmad Faraz Chair in the University of Peshawar to pay tribute to the legend poet.