A number of young calligraphers, students and officials of NLPD
and NHandLH Division attended the ceremony.
Speaking on the occasion, Ustad Shafiq-uz-Zaman expressed his gratitude for Irfan Siddiqui and NLPD
DG, Iftikhar Arif for acknowledging his calligraphic contributions.
The building of NLPD has sufficient space to establish Calligraphy Wing, Irfan Siddiqui said and directed the officials of NLPD to complete the initial arrangements for establishing calligraphy wing within a month so that it can be officially inaugurated.
Director General NLPD, Iftikhar Arif briefed the Advisor to Prime Minister, Irfan Siddiqui about the preparations for setting up this wing and estimated cost of expenditures.
Federal Secretary, NH&LH division, Engineer Aamir Hasan, Joint Secretary, Syed Junaid Akhlaq and other officials of the division and NLPD attended the meeting.
He said compilation of this Persian-Urdu dictionary through NLPD would bring the people
Speaking on the occasion, Chairman NLPD, Iftikhar Arif said his department was doing its utmost
He said the space for setting up this wing had been allocated within the NLPD
premises and initial arrangements for this wing would be completed within a month so that it could be officially inaugurated.
Head of NLPD, Iftikhar Arif also appreciated the efforts and courage of Nagina Asif for highlighting her true feelings and emotions through genre of poetry.
He said, there were many women writers who produced valuable literature but remained unrecognized and assured every possible support from the platform of NLPD for publishing the books of these writers.
said the official documents consisting of 100,000 pages have been translated into language while around 700 books of NLPD have been converted into Nastaleeq Font.
Prominent literary personalities including Professor Fateh Mohammad Malik, Masood Mufti and Chairman NLPD, Iftikhar Arif also addressed on the occasion.