PCA-Calgary had the pleasure of hosting a delightful and successful Pakistan Independence Day Event, celebrating 70 years of the existence of our beautiful nation. An evening filled with several different performances ranging from live music, comedy, to children’s performances. A taste of Pakistani culture, and a celebration of the different aspects of our cultures well represented throughout the performances in the evening. A well attended event by several Pakistani Calgarians, whom enjoyed it thoroughly. Special guests included, honourable dignitaries: Mayor Naheed Nenshi, Minister Irfan Sabir, Jason Kenny UCP Leader , Prab Gill MLA, PrasaD Panda MLA, Inspector Scott Boyed CPS, Inspector Jerry Shannon CPS, Anam Kazim MLA, Umair Khan, and David Khan Alberta Liberal Party Leader.
An honorary mention, and a senior citizen Dr. Qureshi was given the Eidhi award in accomplishments of his continuous volunteerism to the community. Special thanks to previous PCA president- Mr. Habib Abdullah for his continuous support. A massive thanks, and appreciation of Ch. Muhammad Yaseen for his diligent surprising gift, and contributions to PCA-Calgary. Great performances by the children, and our very talented musical evening singers:
Mahavush Shah & Farwa Khan. Thank you to the great media for attending and taking part in our event, including all Pakistani media outlets. Lastly, the success of this event goes to PCA executives and the several volunteers that came out to help us yesterday. And of course, thanks to our delightful guests who attended and supported us. We will continue to put forth our best efforts in ensuring more successful programs.
Thanks & Regards,
Muhammad Azam Kahloo
Pakistan Canada Association
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