The citation being presented at the award ceremony in the city on Saturday. Anuradha Reddy (right) of Intach looks on.- Photo: By arrangement
It was perhaps a perfect farewell to one of the city’s best known and oldest bookstores on Saturday evening when A.A. Hussain Bookstores and Company, which will give way to a new building, was presented with a citation by the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (Intach) at an award ceremony.
The bookstore, along with the Aga Khan Trust for Culture, received citations at the event. The latter was congratulated by Intach for restoring the Qutb Shahi Tombs in the Golconda Fort premises.
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