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Lahore literary festival opens

LAHORE, FEB 21 (DNA) -The opening ceremony of LLF 2020 was held at Alhamra Arts Council this morning which was started by a Qawalli performance by Saami Brothers.Mr. Razi Ahmed CEO LLF talked about LLF efforts in nuturing students, authors and books.Mr.Aziz Boolani: CEO Serena Hotels appreciated the efforts of LLF in promoting Pakistans rich culture which will also help us in steering tourism. He stated that Serena is playing a vital role in cultural diplomacy and highlighted the initiatives related to Satrang art gallery and Sarangi music initiative.

Mr. Orhan Pamuk: Mr Pamuk thanked the people of Pakistan for the great hospitality and appreciated the efforts of LLF for the last 8 years.

An exclusive talk was also held at the opening ceremony ‘My name is Red’ by Mr Orhan Pamuk which delighted the audience. Approx 500 people participated at the opening ceremony.=DNA

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