Cultural group from Tunisia to perform in Jammu: Balwant

Excelsior Correspondent
JAMMU, Dec 7: Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), Union Ministry of External Affairs, is bringing an International cultural group from Republic of Tunisia to Jammu for its performance on December 18.
The performance is being held at Abhinav Theatre, Jammu at 5 pm in collaboration with J&K Academy of Art Culture and Languages.
Giving details about the programme, Regional Director of ICCR J&K, Balwant Thakur, informed here today that this will be the 11th country to perform in Jammu after the inception of ICCR in Jammu. Earlier groups from Zambia, Republic of Laos, Poland, Malaysia, Spain, Bangladesh, Belgium, Sri Lanka, Germany and Mauritius have successfully given their performances in Jammu.
Giving details about the International performance of Tunisia, Balwant Thakur said that ICCR is bringing a music band ‘Chassen Azaiez and his Band’ from Sfax city of Tunisia. The group aims at the spread of the culture of hope and life so as to fight against all sorts of cultural apostasy and obscurantism.