2-day conference on Srinagar concludes
Srinagar, Dec 14: The two-day conference organized by Kashmir Society International and Khawaja Renzushah Foundation in collaboration with the Academy of Art Culture and Languages in connection with celebration of honor given by UNESCO to Srinagar city was concluded here today at Tagore hall.
Divisional Commissioner Kashmir PK Pole was the chief guest. He highlighted the importance of Srinagar city and initiatives taken by the Government for its development.
The Divisional Commissioner said that donating blood for saving lives is the best policy that we all should adopt in our life.
Earlier, Chairman Kashmir Society International Renzushah in his welcome address shed light on the history of Srinagar city and the honor given to it by UNESCO. He also highlighted the role of religious personalities in working and spreading the message of peace and brotherhood.
Since 1321, Srinagar contributed in field of Sufiyat, Tasawuf, spiritual music, silken and Handicrafts art . Today World is proud of this City which has not only made Kashmir but the entire country, I am proud of its importance in Creative Art and Folk. Kashmir Society has been striving for last several decades to achieve this status,” Renzushah said.
Later the Divisional Commissioner gave away awards among the persons associated with different walks of life including artisans, religious heads, educationists, Govt officers, social activists and literary personalities for their contribution.