Writers can be more helpful in eradicating intolerance: Siddiqui

ISLAMABAD: Advisor to Prime Minister Irfan Siddiqui has said that writers and poets can be more helpful in eradicating of intolerance from the society.

This he stated while presiding over a meeting on national history and cultural heritage in Islamabad on Tuesday.

Irfan Siddiqui said that the government is working on different schemes designed for literary people and those would be announced soon.

The meeting approved establishment of office for Academy of Letters at Multan and considered establishing offices in Gilgit Baltistan and Azad Kashmir.

Radio Pakistan