Literary Circle invited Mr. Farooq Qaisar, the man behind the famous puppet Uncle Sargam, at Atta-ur-Rahman School of Applied Biosciences (ASAB), on
Monday, April 14, 2014. The event was hosted by the Literary Society and was open for students
from the H-12 campus.
aduate of National College of Arts, and a Masters in Graphic Arts from Romania,
Mr. Qaiser also pursued a degree in Mass Communication from University of
his address, Mr.Qaiser narrated his childhood experiences. “I spent my
childhood with nature” he said. During
the talk, he also showed some clips from his programs Kaliyan and Siyasi Kalian
which were aired on PTV, GEO and DAWN. In response to a question in Q&A
session, Mr. Qaiser said that Kaliyan will be re-launched on PTV in April 2014
effectively. Also, when asked about the reason of success behind the program
Kaliyan, he said that designing a puppet is not a big deal, the script is the
main key element here. Sharing his views on the concept behind Uncle Sargam he
told the audience that it was a depiction of one of his professors from
the end, the accompanying special guest, Mr. Safdar Ali (Director NUST publishing)
thanked the guest and NLC for organizing the talk.