SRINAGAR, OCT 15: Minister for Information Technology, Technical Education, Youth Services and Sports, Imran Raza Ansari, today inaugurated a photo exhibition by local photographer Yasmin Hussain at Rajbagh here.
The exhibition was called Hope Floats and the theme of the exhibition was Save Dal Lake.
DC Srinagar, Syed Abid Rasheed, Director Information and Public Relations, Muneer-ul-Islam among others were present on the occasion.
Speaking on the occasion, the Minister while congratulating Yasmin Hussain said it was a brilliant initiative, adding Dal Lake is intrinsic to Kashmir’s beauty and there is need everyone does more to help restore it to its glory.
He also said there was a need to promote local artists and their talents even as he reiterated the government’s commitment to provide greater avenues for the same.
The exhibition included half images of the remains of what has been lost of the famed lake over the years and aimed to show the dying phase of lake through photo frames.