Literary endeavours key to peaceful society: Irfan Siddiqui


ISLAMABAD: Advisor to Prime Minister on National History and Literary Heritage (NH&LH) Irfan Siddiqui on Thursday said that literary endeavours can play an instrumental role in projecting a soft image of the country and creating a peaceful and stable society.

He was speaking during a meeting with Special Assistant to Prime Minister Ali Jahangir Siddiqui at the division’s premises, in which he congratulated Ali Jahangir Siddiqui on assuming his new responsibilities and hoped that he would utilise his abilities for bringing positive developments in the country.

He said that the NH&LH Division has successfully arranged national and international calligraphy exhibition which have received overwhelming response from art lovers.

Irfan Siddiqui said that the division will continue its efforts to promote literature and the rich cultural heritage of the country by arranging similar activities in the future.

Speaking on the occasion, Ali Jahangir Siddiqui said that reactivation of literary organisations under this division is a welcoming step.

He appreciated the efforts of the division for arranging the International Calligraphy Exhibition with the support of Research Center for Islamic History, Arts and Culture (IRCICA), Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).

He hoped that the division will arrange such events in the future for promotion of the rich heritage of the country at the international level.