Islamabad : The second edition of the two-day Pakistan Mother Languages Literature Festival will start on Saturday (Feb 18) at the Lok Virsa.

The festival will be hosted by the Indus Cultural Forum, Lok Virsa and Strengthening Participatory Organisation (SPO) with support from the Foundation Society Institute (Fosi), Sindh Government’s Department for Culture, Tourism and Heritage and the Society for Alternate Media and Research.

The aim of the festival is to promote and celebrate Pakistan’s linguistic and cultural diversity and to encourage reading in other languages .