ISLAMABAD: Culture has an important role in the promotion of tourism and cannot be ignored, said chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan Khalid Khursheed Khan.
In a meeting with Director General, Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) Dr. Fouzia Saeed, the Chief Minister appreciated the efforts of Dr. Fouzia Seed for the promotion of culture and especially regional culture, says a press statement.
He said PNCA’s offices in GB will certainly play a great role in promoting northern areas culture and bring its artist to the main stream at National and international level.
Earlier the DG, PNCA thanked the chief Minister for the help and cooperation in establishment of PNCA regional office.
Fouzia Seed discussed the importance of culture with the Chief Minister and put forward few proposals including separate directorate for culture, establishment of a culture Centre with auditorium for culture activities in GB.
The Chief Minister assured all kinds of support to PNCA to carry out cultural development in the area.
Fouzia Saeed also assured her all out support to materialize the ideas of promotion of art and culture.