BENGALURU: The recently-concluded World Culture Festival, organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s Art of Living (AoL), attracted dignitaries from around the world. Among them was a young politician from Pakistan, Uzair Khan, who spoke on the Power of Youth’s Voice in Politics.
The 31-year-old is among the youngest to get elected as a Member of Parliament in the National Assembly of Pakistan, from the Pakistan Muslim League (N). He is on the Advisory Board of the Planning Commission of Pakistan and is also the Chief Coordinator of the Prime Minister’s Youth Skills Development Programme.
Khan admits to have been greatly influenced by Art of Living and has trained as a teacher at the establishment. He speaks to City Express about the relationship between India and Pakistan, terrorism and cricket.