Pakhtunkhwa Times

NWFP govt to establish centre for Pashto poets, artists

Posted in 1 by ppfcanada on April 7, 2009

PESHAWAR: NWFP Minister for Sports, Culture, Tourism and Youth Affairs Syed Aqil Shah has said a centre for Pashto poets, artists, writers and scholars will be established so that they could contribute their valuable work for promotion of Pashto language.

He was talking to a delegation, headed by World Pashto Congress Chairman Prof Jehanzeb Niazi and made up of its Provincial Coordination Syad Ullah Jan Burk, Senior Vice President Shahabuddin Advocate, Secretary Information Hamidur Rehman Nadan, General Secretary Faridoon, Organizing Secretary Abdul Wahid Afridi, Dr Muhammad Alam Yousafzai, Riaz Khan and Mir Ahmad Lala and others.

The minister said history of Pashtoons was 5780-years-old and Pashto grammar was complete in all ways.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: