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Sindh Cultural Day observed by Pakistanis in Riyadh

By Waqar Naseem Wamiq

 

RIYADH — Indus Cultural & Social Forum (ICSF) observed the Sindhi Cultural Day at the chancery hall of Pakistan Embassy here. Pakistan Ambassador Manzoor ul Haq was the chief guest.

Dr. Mustafa started the program by reciting few verses from the Holy Qur’an. Abdul Qadir Mallah and Dr. Erum Qalbani jointly conducted the program. The hall was beautifully decorated with the flowers and traditional Sindhi Ajraks. Most of the attendees — men, women and kids — wore the traditional Sindhi caps and Ajraks, and the ISCF team was dressed in black suits with Ajrak printed neckties.

In his welcome address, HOC Sardar Muhammad Khattak mentioned the significance and importance of the day. “We are conducting this program in order to highlight the Sindhi culture among the Pakistani community.”

Founder president of ICSF Abdul Qadir Mallah briefed the audience about the Sindhi day. He said, “The Indus forum was established in 2011 in order to provide a collective platform for the Sindhi community in Riyadh.”

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