Pakistan Institute of Fashion Design (PIFD) conducted a poster and declamation contest in connection with the Defence Day here on Thursday.
Students made different kinds of posters highlighting the Pakistan armed forces’sacrifices they rendered on September 6, 1965.
The competition started at 09:00am and ended at 01:30pm.
The declamation contest was also held to mark the day. Students sung national songs.
The chief guest of the ceremony was Prof Akhtar Saeed, retired professor of National College of Arts, while another chief guest was Prof SurraiyaShafi.
Both the guests also played the role of jurists and later distributed prizes among the winners.
PIFD Vice Chancellor HinaTayyaba was also the chief guest of the ceremony. Highlighting the sacrifices of the soldiers who laid their lives in the 1965 war, she said the country needs unity to excel.
First, second and third prizes were given to the winners of poster and declamation contests while Certificates of Participation were distributed among other students.