All set for Quaid Day celebrations
FAISALABAD – Week-long celebrations are being held in connections with the Quaid-i-Azam Day in the district as the administration has chalked out a comprehensive plan in this connection.
Deputy Commissioner Salman Ghani said that the public and private universities, colleges, schools, Faisalabad Arts Council, Social Welfare, Sports and other departments had been engaged for conducting 237 programmes in this connection. He said that essay competitions, debates/declamation contests, panel discussion, postures competitions, tableaus, Seminars, symposium, dissertations, thematic dramas and other programmes were being held to promote golden sayings of Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah regarding materialization of his dreams.
He said that various sports competitions had also been arranged at district and tehsil levels relating to the Quaid-i-Azam Day celebrations while cake cutting ceremonies were also being held to celebrate the birth day of Quaid-i-Azam.
The deputy commissioner said that all the govt and private buildings would be illuminated for three days with effect from 23 to 25 December. He said that a seminar on Quaid-i-Azam’s thoughts would be held at Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Auditorium on 23rd of December while the main ceremony would be held at Deputy Commissioner Complex on 25th December. He said that the banners, steamers pertaining to the sayings of Quaid-i-Azam had also been displayed at the prominent roads and intersections to highlight the measures of Punjab govt.
He said that all the departments concerned had been directed to conduct celebrations with full zeal and enthusiasm at the district and tehsil levels.
A meeting was held under the chairmanship of ADCG Khalid Masood Farooqa to review the arrangements of Quaid-i-Azam Day celebrations and the departments concerned had been asked to participate in these celebrations with the national spirit to pay homage to founder of Pakistan.
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