Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit inaugurated the Siasat Art Gallery's Arabic calligraphy and art exhibition on Monday.
Dikshit said such exhibitions should also be organised outside the Jamia Millia Islamia campus.
C Najeeb Jung, vice-chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia presided over the function organised by the Siasat Urdu Daily in tandem with the Zakir Hussain Institute of Islamic Studies. The exhibition will continue till March 16 at the Maqbool Fida Hussain Art Gallery.
The event was attended by faculty members of Jamia and diplomats including the Ambassador of Saudi Arabia Dr. Saud Mohammed Al-Sati.