Ambassador of Kazakhstan Mr. Yerzhan Kistafin met with Dr. Yousuf Khushk, Chairman, Pakistan Academy of Letters and discussed with him cooperation in various genres of literature.
Matters of mutual interest and cooperation in culture between the two countries were discussed in the meeting.
Chairman PAL, Dr. Yousuf Khushk informed the ambassador about the Diamond Jubilee celebrations of Pakistan and the publication of related books and other literary translations and important projects under the PAL.
Ambassador of Kazakhstan Mr. Yerzhan Kistafin appreciated the performance of the PAL under the leadership of Dr. Yousuf Khushk and expressed hope that there will be further improvement in the field of literature between the two countries. He emphasized the need for literary translations of both countries. Ambassador of Kazakhstan Mr. Yerzhan Kistafin visited various sections of PAL. He visited the “Academy Studio” and the “Hall of Fame” and took a deep interest in them.
Dr. Yousuf Khushk informed the Honorable Ambassador about the photos and brief introductions of famous writers and poets of Pakistani languages and national language in the Hall of Fame.
At the end of the meeting, Dr. Yousuf Khushk presented a set of publications of the PAL to the Honorable Ambassador of Kazakhstan Mr. Yerzhan Kistafin.