Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Punjab govt to set up Artists Social Support System

The Punjab government has decided to set up an Artists Social Support System (ASSS) in the province for artists who need socioeconomic support to survive. The support system will provide financial grants and social protection to artists may otherwise have to face unfavourable circumstances. The Punjab government has already released Rs 50 million in grants to 137 registered artists belonging to the province. The grant will be distributed in next 48 hours. Read More