Leader of the House in the Senate Syed Shibli Faraz has said that Radio Pakistan is playing a pivotal role in promotion of national values.
He was speaking on the occasion of a 'Mushaira' organized by Radio Pakistan's FM 101 Channel in connection with the birth anniversary of Dr. Allama Iqbal at National Broadcasting House in Islamabad.
Senator Shibli Faraz said such events should be organized regularly to reduce the communication gap between the younger and the older generations.
Speaking on the occasion Director General Samina Waqar said Radio Pakistan is the voice of culture and literature and through this voice we can bring positive changes in the society. She said such events will also to be held in other major cities of the country including Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar and the Quetta.
On the occasion the renowned poets recited their poetry to pay homage to the great poet.