The Incharge Curator of Mohenjodaro
briefed the visiting guests on the efforts and plans regarding the conservation and preservation of the relics of the old civilization.
Addressing the 2nd Silk Road International Cultural Forum, he said the 'rich cultural heritage' can go back to Mehergarh, some 7000 years ago followed by Indus, Mohenjodaro
, Gandhara and Harrapa civilizations.
was a major centre of the pre-Hindu Indus civilisation, which dates back to 3,000 BC.
, it had a covered drainage system.
Besides holding talks with the President and Prime Minister of China the President will also meet chairman of the Chinese Peoples Consultative Conference (CPPCC) Jia Qinglin, receive the Chinese ministers for Water Resources and Agriculture and visit Tsinghuan University to inaugurate an exhibition on Mohenjodaro
Gandhara civilisation, he said.
Terracotta creations have been a part of Indian civilization from the Mohenjodaro
(2500 BC) Period.
However, it was very disheartening that he didn't mention much about the achievements of the many civilisations in India - Indus Valley, Harappan and Mohenjodaro
to name a few.
The most recent in history observed through Archeological findings and structures are of Mehrgarh / Harappan / Mohenjodaro
which date back to over 7,000 BCE (i.
Pakistani history texts judge their history from the invasion of India by Arabs, not from the remains of Mohenjodaro
and the civilization of the Indus Valley that lie within their state.
1) Installed a modern aircraft power system at Quaid-e-Azam International airport, (2) Renovation of existing terminal at Lahore, (3) Facilities at Nawabshah airport, (4) Construction of Sukkur terminal, (5) up gradation of Mohenjodaro
Mackay took up the direction of the great site of Mohenjodaro
in the Indus.
Wheat had been grown in India for thousands of years--kernels have been found in the Mohenjodaro
excavations in the Hindus Valley from about 2000 BC--but production was still very low in the middle of the 20th century.