KABUL: The book exhibition opened on Saur 21 to mark the book reading weekly was over in Kabul yesterday.
Some 2000 books put on display by 14 book publishers.
Speaking at the conclusion ceremony, Semin Hassanzada the deputy to publication with the ministry for information and culture besides thanking the book publishers said that the ministry wants to boost cultural field by encouraging and promoting the culture of book reading in the country.
Head of Baihaqi publication Azizullah Mohtaj in his speech said that the visitors of book exhibition this year was more than the visitors in last year. A number of poets also read their poems at the conclusion ceremony. The Kabul Times