Photo exhibition on Istanbul opens

|    Hakim Hayat   |

OVER 70 collection of photographs taken by travel and lifestyle writer Sravasti Ghosh Dastidar during her trip in Istanbul is currently being showcased in an exhibition at the Embassy of the Republic of Turkey to Brunei Darussalam.

The exhibition held at the Embassy’s Chancery was launched yesterday by Speaker of the Legislative Council Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Lela Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Rahman bin Dato Setia Haji Mohamed Taib and spouse Datin Hajah Edah binti Haji Mohd Noor as guests of honour.

The exhibition of Istanbul photos highlights some of the landmarks, as well as architectural, human and cultural aspects of the city.

Some of photos are also taken by Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to Brunei Darussalam Mehmet Suat Akgün.

The exhibition will be open to public from tomorrow to June 27. Visitors are welcome between 10am to noon and 2.30-4pm.

Speaker of the Legislative Council Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Lela Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Abdul Rahman bin Dato Setia Haji Mohamed Taib with Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to Brunei Darussalam Mehmet Suat Akgün and Sravasti Ghosh Dastidar. – HAKIM HAYAT