Flag hoisting Ceremony at 70th Independence Day
A flag hoisting ceremony was organized at the Embassy to commemorate the 70th Independence Day of Pakistan. A large number of Pakistani Diaspora residing in Berlin along with their families attended the ceremony. Ambassador Jauhar Saleem hoisted the Pakistani flag in front of the Chancery building and the audience sung the national anthem. Later, after recitation from the Holy Quran, the messages of the President and the Prime Minister of Pakistan for the occasion were read out. The Ambassador also cut the especially arranged Independence Day cake. In his speech, the Ambassador shed light on the independence movement of Pakistan and the sacrifices rendered for this cause. He underscored the need for unity and dedication to the cause of economic and social development of Pakistan. He also touched upon the ongoing struggle of the people of Kashmir for their right of self determination. A sampling of Pakistani cuisine was also served on the occasion.

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