Three modern-day air-conditioned libraries, mounted through the district administration, had been inaugurated in Fazilka, which include one at a village, on Thursday
Three cutting-edge air-conditioned libraries, set up through the district administration, have been inaugurated in Fazilka, including one at a village, on Thursday.
On June 15, HT had highlighted the negative circumstance of public libraries in Fazilka, which as soon as used to thrive with readers but are at the verge of closure because of continuous forget with the aid of the government no matter repeated requests from the body of workers and residents.
Deputy commissioner Himanshu Aggarwal, who had confident to solve the issue, on Thursday joined neighborhood MLA Narinder Pal Singh Sawna and senior superintendent of police Bhupinder Singh Sidhu to inaugurate three libraries underneath the undertaking “Kitab” to mark the 75th Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav.
These libraries have come up at the Red Cross workplace in Fazilka metropolis, at Jhhorar Khera village along the Punjab-Rajasthan border and in Abohar. “These libraries aren’t only air-conditioned and digitised, however equipped with unfastened Wi-Fi facility for youngsters to allow them to discover the ocean of understanding with a click of the mouse,” stated Aggarwal.
The deputy commissioner said that each fortnight, a senior official from the administration will visit every library to supply a motivational lecture to its individuals, specially the adolescents, besides providing them with career guidance.
“Daily newspapers and month-to-month aggressive journals except different modern day magazines are being supplied right here to give a extensive range of observe cloth. Anyone can grow to be a member with a subscription price of ₹two hundred consistent with month, at the same time as the needy may be given a complimentary membership,” said Sagar Setia, ADC(D), Fazilka.