Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

Monday, 15 April 2019 08:32

Director PSC presides over national literary event in Islamabad

Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar was chief guest at national literary event  held at Pakistan Academy of Letters Islamabad. The event was organized by Khyber Margalla Association. Literary figures and poets from all over the country attended the function. They recited poetry and other literary contributions. Speaking on the occasion Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam said that every society needs literature and aesthetic sense. These things put the society on right tract. He said that the reason for extremism, intolerance and polarization in the  society is due to our distance from literary activities. He urged upon the writers to work for national integration and coherence.

leftThe University of Peshawar is a public sector university in the city of Peshawar, Pakistan. The university was established in October 1950 by Mr. Liaquat Ali Khan, the first Prime Minister of Pakistan as an offshoot of Islamia College Peshawar, which was founded in 1913.  read more