Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Kabul (BNA) Deputy Minister on Youth Affairs of the Ministry of Information and Culture, Dr. Kamal Sadat handed over 8000 books donated by the ministry’s Public Libraries directorate to the Ministry of Education here yesterday, BNA reported.
According to Bakhtar News Agency, during the handing over ceremony, which was also attended by director of the Public Libraries Hamidullah Shahrani and the MoI’s director of the Publication Kabir Haqmal, deputy minister on youth affairs said that the books were in two national languages of Dari and Pashto and mostly covers health guidance, religion and Islamic believes on drug usage. “The donation made by the Ministry of Information and Culture’s directorate of the Public Libraries to further enrich the schools’ libraries”, Kamal Sadat said, adding MoIC making efforts to further boost book reading culture across the country. Hinting to book’s important role in development of a society, the Ministry of Education’s deputy minister on public education thanked MoIC’s donation of the books.