International Pashtoon Culture Day was celebrated here in Zhob and other Pashtoon dominated districts of Balochistan province. Nationalist parties, social and civil society organizations arranged musical programs and cultural shows to mark the day and highlight the centuries old and rich culture. Children were wearing brightly colored and embroidered dresses.
The youngsters clad in traditional dresses and men wearing turbans performed traditional dance ‘Attan’ on drumbeat in every nook and corner. Functions were held in provincial capital Quetta, Loralai, Pishin, Ziarat, Chaman, Musakhail, Harnai, Sherani, Killa Saifullah, Muslim Bagh, Khanozai and other parts of the province.
President Khurasaan Adabi Caravan, Muhammad Tahir Hotak says, celebrating the day is not only to highlight the rich culture.