PAL starts process for appointing writers as focal person abroad

ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Academy of Letters (PAL) Prof. Dr. Mohammad Qasim Bughio on Thursday said that the Academy has started process for appointment of writers abroad as a focal person.

Talking to reporter, he said that PAL would appoint writers as a focal person in various countries for promotion of country literature. He said that the decision was taken by the Board of Governors, Pakistan Academy of Letters.

He said that in this regard interested Pakistani writers residing in various countries can contact with PAL on email: chairman@pal.gov.pk.

He said that Pakistani communities residing abroad mostly organize literary activities but their is no coordination.

He said that the project was aimed at developing better coordination with scholars and artists living abroad.