By: The Kabul Times
KABUL: The President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has issued the creation of the high cultural council on Wednesday, the Presidential Press Office said.
The council would be led by the country’s president and membered by second Vice-President, the Ministries of Information and Culture, Hajj and Islamic Affairs, Education, Higher Education, Mines and Petroleum, Urban Development and Lands, Senior Deputy Security Interior Ministry, High Office of the Presidential Palace and some other government institutions, media outlets, writers, artists, journalists unions, heads of the Afghan Film, National Archive and National Museum, according to the statement.
In the decree this has been stated that the secretariat of the high cultural council would be led by the Ministry of Information and Culture, in cooperation with the High Presidential Office, the statement added.
According to the statement, the secretariat office had to do arrange the way of the council activity and present to the high cultural council meetings being held once a month, the statement concluded.