Islamabad—Iqra University in collaboration with Diplomatic Insight organised a cultural festival titled ‘Colors of Pakistan’ at Islamabad Campus here Thursday, says a press release. The event celebrated the diversity of Pakistani cultural heritage showcased through folk music, artifacts, traditional Pakistani foods and clothes.
The distinctive cultural festival was attended by a large number of diplomats, prominent figures who thoroughly enjoyed and highly applauded the display of Pakistani traditional exhibits. The main objective of the event was to display the brilliant work done by the students of Fashion Design department at the University.
Dr Muhammad Islam, Dean of the Islamabad Campus, welcomed the guests and highlighted the achievements of Iqra University. The Dean also highlighted the interest of Iqra in academic collaboration with foreign universities. On the occasion, prominent educationist Hunaid Lakhani said that Pakistan has been blessed with rich cultural heritage.
The diplomats while taking keen interest in the displayed art work stated that Pakistan is a peace-loving country, land of hospitability. “People to people contacts and linkages in the higher education sector could be greatly helpful in strengthening bilateral relationship between Pakistan and the other countries,” they remarked. Meanwhile, founding Editor of the Diplomatic Insight Ms Farhat Asif also shared the vote of thanks.