Quaid week celebrated at PNCA

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Jinnah the founder of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Dec 25 (APP): Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA)
here Friday screened the movie Jinnah featuring on the life of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad
Ali Jinnah as part of Quaid week being celebrated in connection with 139th birth
anniversary of Quaid-e-Azam.
The film features the life of Quaid e Azam and other freedom movement
leaders and the historical moments of making of Pakistan.
The ongoing Quaid week is an attempt to pay rich tributes to the father
of the nation Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah for his valuable contribution towards
creation of Pakistan.
Our younger generation needs to work hard by following the footsteps of
Quaid. Our youth has a great potential, they can make Pakistan prosperous by adopting
teachings of Quaid in letter and spirit, said Director General, PNCA, Muhammad Naeem
while talking to APP.
The PNCA has also displayed an exhibition “Raushni ka Safar” featuring
portraits and historical pictures of Quaid e Azam.”It will go a long way in creating
awareness among the masses about the achievements of our founder and his struggle in
making the country”, DG PNCA said.
The exhibition comprises photographs showing Quaid’s life, his family
members and various stages of Pakistan Movement. Many photographs feature
Quaid-i-Azam holding official meetings and attending functions after creation of Pakistan.
Photographs of the historical moment of Quaid addressing the first constituent Assembly on 14 August 1947 are also on display.
A large number of people from different walks of life including school
children, youth and personalities relating to art, culture and media attended the event.