ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) celebrated Pakistan’s 74th Independence Day on August 14, 2020 at its headquarters in Islamabad at a Special Ceremony organized on the occasion.
Ensuring COVID-19 guidelines, a special flag hoisting ceremony took place at 9:00 am, which was followed by prayers for the prosperity of the nation.
The Chief Human Resource Officer (CHRO) of PTCL Syed Mazhar Hussain along with key PTCL Officials and Employees were present on the occasion to celebrate the Independence Day with full zeal and enthusiasm.
The PTCL Management and Employees along with the CHRO proceeded for a cake cutting ceremony to mark this auspicious day.
All participants ensured proper safety measures and adhered to safety guidelines by wearing masks, using hand sanitizers, and keeping adequate social distance for protection.
On the occasion, Syed Mazhar Hussain said, “We have followed our patriotic tradition to celebrate Pakistan’s Independence Day with proper safety protocols through the pandemic. PTCL has worked tirelessly to support the people of Pakistan as its frontline workers have been keeping the nation connected during these trying times. For the safety of our employees, we have implemented the ‘Work from Home’ policy where required and ensured that all protocols are in place for both field staff and customers. We celebrate this Independence Day with a renewed hope as we move towards a healthier and prosperous future.”
On the eve of Independence Day, the PTCL headquarters building was decorated with lights and a massive flag covering the tall building.
The PTCL also began its journey since the inception of Pakistan and it has always been at the forefront in celebrating all the national events with a passion and fervor.
The PTCL continues to serve the nation even in times of adversity.