How Book Reading is an Expensive Hobby in Pakistan

By |2020-07-05T18:05:41+05:00December 31st, 2019|Current Affairs, Economic issues, Education, Tips & Tricks|

Book reading is a great habit, and one can have a book in hand every time, which can eliminate boredom. However, half of the population cannot afford to buy books. It’s not because they are poor but the books are too expensive as compare to other countries. The prices of books are high; most of them are not in the range of ordinary citizens. In Pakistan, publishing is the highest paying industry. There is no check and balance, and publishers often charge the prices of their own choice. Pakistan is among the countries where the education level is not right. There are some regions where the literacy rate among women is below ten percent. Is Islam is a hindrance to the modernism? Baluchistan and KPK are among the most conservative areas of the state. Book reading is a hobby for the elite class. Many educational institutes exist only [...]