**** PAKISTAN AND CULTURAL DAY CELEBRATIONS AT UET LAHORE****
To reflect the cultural heritage of Pakistan and to commemorate the Pakistan, “Pakistan and Cultural Day” celebrated in University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore. Pakistan has a diversified deep-rooted culture and we are peace loving nation which is our core distinctiveness. It was expressed by Vice Chancellor UET Prof. Dr. Fazal Ahmed Khalid while addressing to participants in the event. At the event Dean Faculty of Architecture and Planning Dr. Ghulam Abbas Anjum, Dr. Neelum Naz, Public Relations Officer Adnan Khaliq Bhatti and big number of students were present. The Vice-Chancellor said that it is necessary to keep our culture alive at the moment when some alien cultures and taboos are fast making inroads in our culture. Because there is no survival for any nation without culture. He further described that it is a matter of pride for us that we own such a culture which is based on harmony, affection, progress and spirit to serve the humanity. So, it is need to disseminate the real soft image of Pakistan for rest of the world. He also stressed on the youth to deliver as per the expectations of people with hardworking and commitment. At the day students from all regions of Pakistan and from foreign countries studying at UET dressed up in traditional dresses wearing jewelries, caps, turbans and shawls etc. The event included display of cultural music, performances, traditional foods, songs and poetry etc. Various stalls were also decorated to show and represent respective cultures.