BANDIPORA, OCT 15: 38th State Level 2 day annual literary conference of Adbee Markaz Kamraz Jammu and Kashmir (AMKJK) concluded today at Wullar Valley College of Education Papachan, Bandipora.
Director School Education Kashmir, Dr G N Itoo presided over the second session titled ‘Issues Relating to Kashmiri Language’, while as former Vice-Chancellor of Islamic University of Science & Technology, Sidiq Wahid, Director Academic JKBOSE, Dr Farooq Peer, Prof Rajab and Bashar Bashir shared the presidium.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr Itoo said the government decision relating to introduction of Kashmiri language will be implemented with full spirit. He stressed the need of holding a joint meeting of Kashmir University, JKBOSE, Cultural Academy and Directorate of School Education for further development of Kashmiri language. He said all languages including Kashmiri should get equitable treatment from the government.
Concluding session of the conference was presided over by the former VC Islamic University, Sidiq Wahid. In his address, he stressed upon the teaching community to make their best efforts in teaching Kashmiri language in the schools. He said no institution but only teacher can help Kashmiri language to transform it to new generation.
President, AMK Dr Shujaat Bukhari thanked all the guests for their participation in the 38th annual conference.
On the occasion, special awards were given to the best performers. The ‘Sherfi Kamraz’ award was given to literary forum Bandipora which was received by its President Mubashir Nazki. The Sherfi award was also given to Dr G M Ajar renowned literary figure of Kamraz.
The conference was held in coordination with literary forum Bandipora.