Minister of State for Public Works Department and Revenue, Mr. Sunil Kumar Sharma today attended the Grand Sufi Cultural evening – 2015, performed by reputed Sufi artists on the eve of Urs Shah Mohammad Asrar-ud-din Sahib (RA) and organized by the Kishtwar Development Authority at Tourist reception centre Kishtwar.
MLC Mr Firdous Tak, Deputy Commissioner Kishtwar Mr G. N Balwan, SSP kishtwar, CEO Kishtwar Development Authority, Mr. Pawan Parihar among others attended the cultural event.
Speaking on the occasion, Minister said that this cultural bonanza will be in future converted into a grand festival which will attract the tourists across the globe and will help in generating many economic avenues.
Music has no boundaries and it provides the entertainment and soulfulness to the minds of people, he added.
Wishing the people on the upcoming Urs festival in the District which will be observed on 10th November, he said that this region has the histroy of unity in diversity and this festival sets the best example of communal harmony in the Chenab valley as the people irrespective of their religion and faith pay respect to the religious saints of the region on this festival.