70th Independence Day celebrated at Consul General Residence
The Independence Day of Pakistan was celebrated on August 14 in a simple and graceful ceremony at the residence of Consul General of Pakistan in Vancouver. The day’s events included a flag hoisting ceremony. Mr. Fahad Amjad, Vice Consul was the master of ceremony. The ceremony started with the recitation of Quranby Mufti Asim Rasheed. Mr. Fahad Amjad then read messages from the President of Pakistan Hon. Mamnoon Hussain and the Prime Minister Khakhan Abbas-
si. Special guest Senator Salma Ataul
lahjan also addressed at this event. Dr. Muhammad Tariq , the Consul General, first congratulated all the Pakistani community on the 70th Independence Day of Pakistan and highlighted the importance of day in history of Pakistan.He briefed the audience about current satisfactory situation of Pakistan. He thanked everyone who joined him and his team at this historical occasion and the Flag hoisting ceremony. A large number of community members were invited for this event.