A cake-cutting ceremony was held at Govt Murray College Sialkot here on Sunday to celebrate Easter Festival.

Minorities MPA Zulfiqar Ghauri and College Principal Prof Javaid Akhtar Billah jointly cut the Easter Cake, besides, distributing gifts among Christian teaching and junior staff of the Murray College.

On the occasion, Minorities MPA Zulfiqar Ghauri lauded the role of the minorities’ in national development, prosperity, solidarity and maintaining durable peace.

He said that the government was making all-out sincere efforts to protect the rights of minorities and their worship places in the country.

Earlier, the special prayers for national peace and prosperity were also held at the church of Govt Murray College, the alma mater of Poet-Philosopher Allama Iqbal and Faiz Ahmed Faiz.