Independence Day Celebrations at FJWU

Rawalpindi: Keeping its traditions alive, Fatima Jinnah Women University celebrated the National Independence Day with great zeal and enthusiasm.

The flag hoisting ceremony was performed by Prof. Dr. Samina Amin Qadir, Vice Chancellor, FJWU in the university premises. National Anthem was also played on this occasion. A large number of faculty, staff members and students were present on this event.

Vice Chancellor said that “To protect and wisely use our national assets is our prime responsibility; she further added “Pakistan is our identity and it’s a day to fulfill our commitments to this motherland’’ and“Every one of us should own Pakistan and everybody performing his/her duties honestly.
She stressed upon character building of new generation because the nation which does not have ethical values and characters   cannot value her independence. She said that young students are the future of this country and they should use their fullest capacity for the progress of the country. We must look into the past, to get lesson but also move forward for better and prosperous Pakistan, she added.

University’s staff members and students paid tribute with their melodious voices to this land in the form of national songs.

The program culminated with special prayers offered by Mr. Hafiz Subhan, for the peace, solidarity, unity and prosperity of Pakistan.  

At the end of the occasion Prof Samina Bukhari, Registrar FJWU gave vote of thanks to the faculty members, students and the program organizers to make this event successful.

FJWU Flag, 14 August 1947
Picture of flag raising

FJWU Flag, 14 August 1947
Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Samina Amin Qadir spoken at the occasion