ISLAMABAD - National Book Foundation (NBF) has announced to organise Kitab Mela (book festival) to celebrate the country’s 68th Independence Day.The six-day festival will be organised here at Aabpara Community Centre with the collaboration of Staff Welfare Organisation from August 26 to August 31. The book festival aimed at promoting and inculcating book reading among the people will feature many bookstalls for the booklovers. Books regarding literary, educational and cultural institutions, Pakistan Movement, Quaid-e-Azam, Fatima Jinnah and Allama Iqbal will be available on bookstalls. Well-known personalities, book ambassadors and literary figure will be invited to the festival.

Published in The Nation newspaper on 11-Aug-2014