KARACHI – Defence Central Library (DCL) located is organizing three days literary, educational and cultural functions for the general public on the eve of 21st anniversary from 20-22 Dec, 2012.

The multifarious functions being held on the occasion include a three day Grand Book Fair, a literary seminar, an exquisite Mehfil-e-Mushaira and an enchanting programme, ‘Ek Shaam Himayat Shair Ka Naam’.

The aim of holding these functions is to promote knowledge and reading habits in society. The hall mark of the event is a number of educational programmes for school/college students including story telling session for kids and a Naat Competition.