World Book day celebrated

SRINAGAR: To commemorate the World Book Day, Department of Libraries and Research organized a day-long book exhibition at SPS Library here on Tuesday.

The day is observed annually across the world to promote book reading culture.

Deputy Director Libraries and Research Shaheena Khan inaugurated the exhibition where collection of books including Quranic manuscripts, paintings, references and some rare books were put on display.

Meanwhile, similar function to showcase rare books was held at District Library Kupwara. People from all walks of life turned up at the book exhibition.

Meanwhile, District Library Doda organised book exhibition-cum-interaction with District Development Commissioner, Dr Sagar Doifode as the chief guest.

The competitive books, rare books and other relevant literature was put on display at the exhibition.