Alass! It’s quite sad for the book lovers to listen that now Lahore has to experience the closure of the iconic Ferozsons bookstore which was considered as a hub of various type of literature for students, scholars, and all book readers. The city has to suffer the permanent closure of Ferozsons which was standing like
No this story isn’t belong to today’s epoch of development, it’s something like a blast from past. The fact would be pretty surprising for you. In 1983, to encourage literacy in Pakistan and foster reading habits, The Asia Foundation undertakes a major project to provide “Box Libraries” throughout the Pakistan, utilizing buses as mobile libraries.
In the cultural heart of Pakistan, Lahore, bookshops of Lahore remain a few that can boast of having served generation after generation of book lovers. Reading is the best way to improve your mind and with the growth of Internet retailers over the last fifteen years and the convenience of click-and-buy, people stop buying books from bookstores.