Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh released a book on history of Himachal Pradesh titled “Himalaya Gatha-6 (ITIHAS)” written by well known Story Writer & Poet Sudershan Vashishath here today.

Virbhadra Singh lauding the efforts of writer said that the book would be helpful to research scholars, students and avid readers.

The sixth book in the series written by Vashishath, “Himalaya Gatha” contains detailed information of rich cultural heritage and history of Himachal Pradesh. Vashishath had written about 50 books, short stories including poems on culture and customs of the State.

Director, Language and Culture D.K. Gupta was also present on the occasion.