Islamabad, November 28, 2012 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) has arranged a sitting in connection with renowned poet, writer and intellectual Ghulam Hasnain Bukhari’s poetry on Scientific Subjects, at PSF Auditorium, Constitution Avenue G-5/2, Islamabad on November 29, at 2:15pm.
Renowned Poet and Writer Mr. Iftikhar Arif will preside over the event while Mr. Ejaz Rahim will be the chief guest. Mr. Ali Hussain Naqvi, Dr. Hamid Saleem, Mr. Sarfraz Shahid, broadcaster Ms. Kosar Samreen and Dr. Anwar Nasim will express their views on literary contributions of Mr. Bukhari.
Ghulam Hasnain Bukhari will recite his poetry in the august gathering to be attended by scientists and literary personalities.
PSF is constantly exploring different ways and means for promotion and popularization of science and arranging a literary sitting is a new vision to create awareness among masses about the importance of science for development of the country, said PSF Chairman Prof. Dr. Manzoor Hussain Soomro.
Writers, poets and intellectuals have direct contact with masses through their writings and their role in revolutionizing the society is of immense importance, he said, adding, PSF will benefit from their works to promote science. People interested in scientific poetry are welcome to attend the evening.
PSF working under the umbrella of Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of Pakistan has the honor of initiating the Science Popularization concept in Pakistan. Over the years science popularization programmes are being organized to promote science and technology in the country.
For more information, contact:
Pakistan Science Foundation
Sector G-5/2, Islamabad
Tel: + 92 51 9202469-70
Fax: + 92 51 9202468