Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today asked the Culture Department to adopt the latest scientific techniques to preserve the ancient/old historical records and manuscripts for the reference of future generation. He also stressed for making out efforts for coming up with digital libraries besides promoting the book reading culture in the state.
The Advisor made these observations while addressing the senior officers of Culture Department during a meeting convened to review its functioning and the activities being carried out by the department
Commissioner Secretary Culture Department Mohammad Saleem Shishgar, Director Archives, Archaeology & Museums Munir-ul-Islam, Director Libraries Masrat-ul-Islam, Director Finance, Deputy Secretary and other concerned officers of the department.
Commissioner Secretary made a detailed presentation about the working of Directorate of Archives, Archaeology & Museums, Directorate of Libraries and Academy of Art, Culture and Languages, Academy of Art, Culture and Languages.
Advisor asked for adopting some latest scientific techniques of preservation so that it remains with us for years to come.Besides, he also stressed for looking out some best models being used in other parts of the country for the categorization of records.