Fiction writer Ratan Singh Kawal lectures at South Campus KU – Kashmir Reader
Anantnag: Kashmir University South Campus Urdu Department held a news conference on Monday.
The lecture was given by the famous fiction writer, Ratan Singh Kanwal, and was attended by faculty and students from the department.
The Academic Coordinator, Dr. Javaid Iqbal Bhat introduced and welcomed the guest speaker, faculty and students.
Ratan Singh Kawal highlighted the importance of news. He further added that Teerath Kashmiri is the man behind the ‘afsana writing culture’ in Kashmir.
He also gave an overview of all the fiction writers in Jammu and Kashmir. Fiction writing plays a big role in Urdu culture, he said.
South Campus Director Dr. Mukhtar Ahmad Khanday gave the closing remarks and said there is a need to revive the glory of the Urdu language.
He urged students to start writing fictional stories to increase their writing skills. He also said that Urdu as a subject should be promoted from kindergarten to secondary level for better understanding of Urdu language.
Dr. Nusrat Amin led the proceedings of the event while Dr. Muzaffar Manzoor gave a formal vote of thanks.