PR No.195 Pakistan Day Observed In Tehran Islamabad: March 23, 2016

Pakistani community celebrated the 76th day of the passing of the Pakistan Resolution here in Tehran today. Charge d’ Affairs Muhammad Zeeshan Ahmed hoisted the national flag at Pakistan House to mark the occasion, says a press release received here today from Tehran, Iran.

The messages of the President and the Prime Minister were read out. The students of the Pakistan international School and College, Tehran presented national songs and delivered speeches on the occasion.

The Charge d’ Affairs paid rich tribute to the father of the nation Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah and the leaders of the Pakistan movement. He said that this day reminds us of those momentous times when our fore-fathers rallied around the dynamic personality of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, and under his inspiring leadership resolved to carve out for themselves an independent sovereign country. He called upon the members of Pakistani community to play their effective role in promoting positive image of Pakistan in Iran and bringing the peoples of the two countries ever closer to each other.

The students of Pakistan International School in their presentations paid homage to the father of the nation Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah and the leaders of Freedom Movement. A group of children presented Mili Naghmas.

The flag hoisting ceremony was attended by a large number of members of Pakistani community, officials of the Mission, ECO Secretariat, students and teachers of the Pakistan International School.