Mirwaiz inaugurates art workshop

Srinagar: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Saturday inaugurated ‘Ramadan Art Expression’ workshop organised by Funtoosh Group at Nageen Club.
Speaking on the occasion Mirwaiz said, “The new generation is showing keen interest in Islamic art and culture, and particularly the interest in Islamic calligraphy is a welcome step.”
Hailing the efforts of Funtoosh Group, Mirwaiz said, “Such a workshop would bring forward the talent of youth who want pursue Islamic art and culture as their career.”
After the workshop Mirwaiz was scheduled to deliver a sermon at Dastgeer Sahab’s shrine but was put under house arrest.