KARACHI: Arts Council of Pakistan announced to hold a seven-day “I am Karachi Youth festival” from March 1 to 7 for promotion of harmony, peace, brotherhood, national dignity and unity among the youth. Photography, theater, painting, music, Urdu, English, essays and speeches contest will be part of the festival, said a statement issued here on Thursday.
The citizens of the metropolis between 15 to 29 years of age are eligible for participation in the festival and can submit their registration forms in Arts Council of Pakistan from January 23 to February 18.
Registration forms are available on the Arts Council website artscouncil.org.pk and fecebook page iamkarachi.org without any fee.
It further said that rupees one lac cash prize will be distributed among the winners of each category.
Rs 50 thousand for the first position holder, 30 thousand for the second and 20 thousand for the third position holders.