ISLAMABAD -- National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok
Virsa) has announced schedule of exciting cultural programmes for the month of January.
The executive director also presented budgetary allocation and its utilisation by the Lok
Virsa in written form for perusal of the committee members, who recommended presenting the same at power point in its next meeting.
Polling is underway for 25 Lok
Sabha and 175 Assembly seats in Andhra Pradesh.
Naeem Fatima said that Lok
Virsa Open Mic is an opportunity for upcoming singing stars to perfect their performances in front of a crowd.
On daily basis, thousands of people were visiting Lok
Virsa, especially on Saturday and Sunday.
According to PRS Legislative Research, which tracks the work of Parliament, Lok
Sabha clocked in 281 working hours, with a productivity of 135 per cent.
They are accused of embezzling over Rs30 million from Self-Generated Fund (SGF) of Lok
She said with such social gatherings, Lok
Virsa aimed to highlight the culture, art and crafts of all cultural entities of Pakistan including Gilgit-Baltistan and Azad Kashmir and sought to give everyone equal representation at the national level.
Senior officials of Lok
Virsa told APP that these include journals, dated periodicals, research papers, specialized publications and books donated by publishing houses, private collectors, Lok
Virsa's own Publications and some very rare manuscripts personally collected by Lok
Virsa's Executive Directors.
Kariya Munda was first elected to the Lok
Sabha in 1977.
This program is open to the people of all age groups of diverse ethnicities with the idea that they themselves are the speakers and listeners with Lok
Virsa playing the role of regulator and facilitator only.
National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage, Lok
Virsa has recently launched a new fortnightly series of folklore and folk music called 'Lok
Baithak' to revive the informal sittings of the traditional and rural communities.