To celebrate the Diamond Jubilee Independence Day, the Bank of Punjab is proud to sponsor the construction of one of the highest flag posts, in any metropolitan city of Pakistan, at Center Point, Lahore. The ground breaking ceremony was held on 14th August 2022.
The ground breaking ceremony was performed jointly by Captain (R) Muhammad Usman (Commissioner Lahore Division) and Mr. Zafar Masud (President & CEO – The Bank of Punjab) in the presence of a large number of public and officials from the Bank and district management.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Zafar Masud (President & CEO – The Bank of Punjab) said; “This year we are celebrating the diamond jubilee of our independence. This day reminds us of the infinite number of sacrifices given by the nation under the patriotic leadership of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah. Today we also pray for the sustainable development of our dear country and pay tribute to the bravery and sacrifices of personnel of the Security Agencies and Armed Forces of Pakistan in testing times.”
He also said that Pakistan and its people are no strangers to hard times, “We are not ones to shy away in the face of adversity. This country has been bestowed with the spirit of resilience, brave sacrifice, and perseverance. The same spirit has seen us safely through many trials, and continues to guide us to this day.”
Mr. Zafar Masud, highlighting the achievements of The Bank of Punjab said that BOP achieved remarkable success in recent times, in all parts, due to our capable teams and leadership.
We have achieved these successes in the midst of challenging conditions. He further said “As we raise the flag to mark the 75 years of our country’s independence.