Lok Virsa holds award ceremony of heritage photo contest.
Islamabad -- The award ceremony of Heritage Photo Contest was held at Lok Virsa Heritage Museum here at Shakarparian.
The theme of the contest is A Tribute to the Water Carriers of Pakistan. The event is organized by Silk Route Centre, National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) and Nestle Pakistan.
Executive Director, Lok Virsa Fouzia Saeed has said this photo contest is inspired by water as an essential element of culture and heritage. Water has played a major role in shaping the modern world. Women and children have to walk miles every day to carry back water for the family. Therefore, the photo contest is dedicated to highlight the value of water in everyday culture and celebrate the role the water carriers are playing to deliver water to millions of families across Pakistan.
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|Publication:||The Frontier Star (Northwest Frontier Province, Pakistan)|
|Date:||Oct 28, 2015|
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