KUWAIT: A flag hoisting ceremony was held in the Embassy of Pakistan, Kuwait this morning on the occasion of Pakistan Day 2015. A large number of the members of Pakistani community, including community notables, students, women and children attended the ceremony. Representatives of ethnic and local Kuwaiti media were also present.
First time at the embassy 14 meter long flag carried by the attendees.
Ambassador of Pakistan to Kuwait, H.E. Muhammad Aslam Khan, hoisted the national flag and read out the messages of the President and the Prime Minister of Pakistan. Addressing the gathering, Ambassador Aslam Khan highlighted the significance of the adoption of Pakistan resolution in the history of the struggle of Pakistan. He noted that having overcome numerous challenges, the Pakistani nation, in keeping with the spirit of Pakistan Day, had a clear vision of the way ahead towards peace and prosperity. He urged the Pakistani community to play their role in bringing Pakistan and Kuwait closer, especially through promoting cooperation in trade and investment and projecting Pakistan’s rich culture and traditions.
The ceremony concluded with dua for Pakistan’s security, stability, peace and prosperity. This was followed by cake cutting and serving of refreshments.