LAHORE (PR) – The Friends of Shaukat Khanum in the fashion industry organised a “Festival of Life” at the Hospital. The aim was to raise funds for Pakistan’s second Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre in Peshawar. It was a day full of fun, fashion, festivities and compassion included the Pakistan Fashion Design Council (PFDC) Lounge with clothes donated from over 60 leading designers and retail brands of Pakistan, a festive Play Area for the children and a food court.

A number of celebrities like TV artist Nadia Jameel, Sania Saeed, Faisal Rehman and famous singer Ibrar-ul-Haq madespecial appearances and expressed their solidarity by walking hand in hand with the cancer patients from KP. Dr. Aasim Yusuf, Medical Director, SKMCH&RC, while talking to the audience, explained the importance of Cancer hospital in Peshawar.