Karachi—A photography contest was organised here by Alliance Française de Karachi (AFK – French Cultural Centre) in collaboration with NewsPakistan.TV. Out of over 500 entries received by the students of media studies belonging to Pakistan’s numerous educational institutions, 27 snaps were short-listed and displayed at AFK’s main Art Gallery for a week.
On Thursday March 24th a jury headed by veteran photographer professor Rehmatullah Khan judged the award-winning photograph titled Vigor snapped by Bint-e-Hanif. Cash prize of Rs10,000 sponsored by News-Pakistan.TV was handed over to the winner by the AFK Acting Director Monsieur Eric Touze. All the participants were also given certificate of appreciation.