PAL for promoting book reading culture


ISLAMABAD, Dec 16 (APP): Pakistan Academy of Letters (PAL) has been organising a two-day weekly book bazar on every Friday and Saturday to promote book reading culture among the people.
Talking to APP an official said, these days the people are mostly inclined to media and internet surfing, due to this, the habit of book reading has been diminishing from the youth.
For reviving book reading among the young generation, the PAL has been making all out efforts such as weekly book bazar, he added.
At weekly book bazar, publishers and book sellers from twin cities of
Islamabad and Rawalpindi have set up their stalls where books on various subjects are available on discount rates, he added.
Regarding bazar timing, he said, it opened at 9.00 a.m. and concluded
7.00 p.m.