Dhaka, March 23, 2014 (PPI-OT): A flag-hoisting ceremony was held at the High Commission today on the occasion of the Pakistan Day. The ceremony was attended by the officers of the Mission, and the members of the Pakistani community in Bangladesh.
The High Commissioner of Pakistan, Mr. Afrasiab hoisted the national flag to mark the Pakistan Day as the National Anthem was played on the occasion. Later, Messages from the President and the Prime Minister of Pakistan, were read out.
In the evening, the High Commissioner hosted a Reception at the High Commission. The Reception was attended by prominent Bangladeshi dignitaries including representatives of the armed forces, media and the business community; as well as members of the diplomatic corps.
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