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Pakistan Day celebrated at the Embassy of Pakistan Brussels

BY RASHEED AHMED,

Brussels: To commemorate the 79 th anniversary of Pakistan Resolution a flag hoisting ceremony took place at the Embassy of Pakistan Brussels, here, today. A large number of participants from
Pakistani diaspora in various cities of Belgium and Luxembourg gathered at the Embassy to celebrate the event with full fervour.
The Deputy Head of Mission and Acting Ambassador Mr. Asif Hussain Memon raised the flag of Pakistan with national anthem playing in the background, as the Ambassador Mrs. Naghmana Alamgir Hashmi was in Pakistan for an important meeting.
Messages of President and Prime Minister of Pakistan were read out by the Economic Minister Mr. Omar Hameed and Deputy Head of Mission Mr. Asif Hussain Memon respectively. Prayers were also offered for the martyrs of terrorists’ attacks in New Zealand and also the Kashmiri people who lost their lives in struggle against Indian Forces of
Occupation. Children sang national songs. This year an art competition on the icons of Pakistan was also
organized for the children. Certificates and prizes were distributed to the participants by the DHM and Pakistan’s Honorary Consul General in Ghent Ms. Karin Zoeter.
Stall of Hina painting on hand and face painting was also set up.

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