Islamabad: Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has said that promotion of cultural activities has an important role in national unity.
This was stated by Prime Minister while talking to Mrs. Samina Khalid Ghurki, Federal Minister for National Integration and Heritage who called on him here Wednesday.
The Prime Minister said that Pakistan has a rich cultural heritage and its promotion would help to enrich culture and create cohesion among the people. He emphasized the need for devising a comprehensive plan to the true flavour and spirit of Pakistani culture.
The premier directed Minister for National Integration and Heritage to work for advancing the folk traditions of Pakistan through arranging cultural events. Endorsement of national language, said the Prime minister, would help a great deal to strengthen the national bond.
Mrs. Samina Khalid Ghurki briefed the Prime Minister on issues pertaining to her ministry.