Amrit Kaal- an opportunity to shape India's future & fulfill aspirations: LG Sinha
Post by RK News on Monday, August 28, 2023
Srinagar, Aug 27: Lauding the contribution of poets, writers and litterateurs in building a progressive society, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha called upon every section of society to contribute in nation building with complete dedication and commitment.
He was attending the three-day Cultural Kaarvaan Virasat-2023, organized under the aegis of Ministry of Culture, J&K Academy of Art, Culture & Languages and J&K Tourism Department at Tagore Hall, Srinagar.
In his address, the Lt Governor welcomed the prominent artists and eminent writers, poets from across the country to Jammu Kashmir.
The Lt Governor said Amrit Kaal is an opportunity to fulfill the hopes and aspirations of the people and the dream of a developed India. “We should rededicate ourselves to promote our values, culture and art and move forward with the resolve to achieve the goal of inclusive development,” he added.
“The fascinating culture of J&K crosses geographical and cultural boundaries and rules over the hearts and minds of art and poetry lovers. ‘Vikas Bhi Virasat Bhi’ is our resolve to restore the past glory of Jammu & Kashmir,” the Lt Governor said.
“The artists and eminent personalities of the literary world have always demonstrated their unshakable commitment to social equality. They should continue to encourage and motivate people to march on the path of development to build proud and prosperous J&K,” he said.
On the occasion, the Lt Governor released the book authored by Dr Shabnam Ashai.
Padma Shri Prof Ashok Chakradhar; Dr. Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, Secretary Tourism Department; senior officers and eminent literary personalities were present on the occasion.