President, Dr. Arif Alvi has urged the public and private sectors to project positive aspects of Pakistani society through literature and fine arts.
He was talking to a delegation of Parveen Shakir Trust which called on him in Islamabad on Wednesday.
The President said that poets and writers are our asset. He noted that literature is an important source of promoting peace and harmony in the society.
On the occasion, the President also paid tributes to the services of Parveen Shakir for promotion of Urdu literature.