Monday, April 30, 2012
Kabul (BNA) Minister of Information and Culture, Dr. Sayed Makhdoom Raheen inaugurated the national museum related Pre-Islamic Gandahara relics and Buddhism civilization exhibition, his office said yesterday.
The inauguration ceremony was attended by chief of the security transition process committee, Dr, Asharaf Ghani Ahmadzai, the US ambassador to Kabul and a number of cultural personalities from home and overseas.
Lauding cooperation of the US, Netherlands, UNESCO and other Afghanistan’s partners, Dr. Raheen said that the building of the historical museum had badly been destroyed during the last years of war in the country but, “We could rebuilt it and gather the entire related historical relics”.
For more development and progress of the national museum there is need for more struggles and works as well as the international partner’s cooperation, he concluded.