ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The first-ever digital photographic exhibition of Quaid-i-Azam’s photographs was organized by the Directorate of Electronic Media and Publications (DEMP) at Pakistan China Friendship Center in Islamabad on Monday.
The Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Ahmed Chaudhry inaugurated the exhibition.
Most of the Photographs exhibited during the event were from the period of Quaid’s struggle for Pakistan and his time as the Governor-General.
A documentary on Quaid-i-Azam’s role as the Governor-General was also screened during the event. An essay writing competition was arranged by DEMP to encourage the students to write about Quaid’s role as a leader.
Chaudhry Fawad Hussain presented prizes and certificates to the first three position holders.
Azfar Khan secured the first position in the competition while Salal Amin and Saira Sajjad secured second and third positions respectively.
Lt. Colonel Mr. Shahid Rafique exhibited his personal collection of postal covers at the event.
The Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Ahmed Chaudhry stressed the need for religious tolerance and harmony during the event. He said it was the only way to make the country Quaid’s Pakistan.
The Secretary Information Shahera Shahid, the Additional Secretary Information Mr. Mubashir Tauqeer, the Director-General DEMP Imrana Wazir were also present during the event.
Students of various universities and people from different walks of life attended the exhibition.