Chandigarh, December 13
The third edition of coveted Military Literature Festival (MLF) again promises to ignite minds with a watershed of information on defence issues and of the men whose valour and blood makes world a harmonious place to live in. Leading the fest with discussions in various aspects of military and sharing his experiences of serving the country in armed forces, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has brought together the finest men from battle grounds and literary fields.
Spread over three days from Dec 13 to Dec 15 at UT Lake Club, the military literature extravaganza will be inaugurated by the Governor of Punjab VP Badnore on 14 December with legedary literrateur Sir Mark Tully, historian Pushpesh Pant, Ramon Magsaysay awardee Ravish Kumar, gallantry award winners and defence experts making strong presence at the fest, visitors will be steered into batches of sessions focusing on various issues.
Discussion on The Leadership and Campaigns of Field Marshal Slim will be moderated by Lt Gen TS Shergill and the panelists will include Chief Minister Punjab Amarinder Singh, Col Dr Robert Lyman and Brig Alan Mallinson. Discussion on Spymasters and Cyber–Intelligence in War and Peace will be moderated by KC Verma and panelists will include Lt Gen Sanjive Langer, Jayadeva Ranade and Ritu Sarin. At Venue C discussions will be held on six books.