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Consul General Muhammad Ashraf  and Deputy CG Sheryar Khan

A large number of Australian Pakistanis attended Sydney Flag Hoisting Ceremony of Pak National Day
(Coverage by; Syed Zafar Hussain, Editor-in-Chief of Sada-e-Watan Sydney)

A Flag Hoisting Ceremony was organised by the Consulate General of Pakistan Sydney at a local community centre to celebrate National Day of Pakistan 23rd March 2021. The Ceremony was attended by a large number of members of Pakistan diaspora in Australia. The Consul General Mr. Muhammad Ashraf began the proceedings with hoisting of the National flag. The flag-hoisting was followed by a brief commemorative event. Messages from the President and Prime Minister of Pakistan were read out.

Consul General Muhammad Ashraf

The Consul General Muhammad Ashraf thanked the audience for attending the Ceremony in large numbers despite inclement weather in New South Wales. He said that Pakistan Day was commemorated to pay homage to the founding fathers of Pakistan whose services and sacrifices led to the creation of a separate homeland for the Muslims of the sub-continent. It was a day for reaffirmation of our resolve to make Pakistan an economically stronger and prosperous country.

The Consul General Muhammad Ashraf also stressed that Pakistan would continue to extend political, moral and diplomatic support to the Kashmiri people in their just struggle for the right of self-determination.

Mr. Sheryar Khan

On the behalf of the Consulate, MC, Deputy Consul General Mr. Sheryar Khan thanks all respected guests who attended the event during Heavy rain & Flood warning. 

Dua by; Tariq Mahmood

The Ceremony concluded with the prayers for the prosperity and security of Pakistan. The audience also enjoyed Pakistani traditional breakfast. The Ceremony was held in a COVID safe environment keeping in view the restrictions of the local government.

Deputy CG Mr. Sheryar Khan and Syed Zafar Hussain

CG Muhammad Ashraf during TV Interview

Syed Zafar Hussain and Iftikhar Rana (President PABC)

Mr. Sheryar Khan and Bashir Malik

Chaudhary Shakeb Amer ( During TV Interview)

Shafaq Jaffery and Shahzadi Khan Durrani

Consul General Muhammad Ashraf  and Deputy CG Sheryar Khan

Raja Abdul Hameed, Consul General Muhammad Ashraf  and Deputy CG Sheryar Khan

Mrs. Israr, CG Muhammad Ashraf and Mr. Israr Ahmad Chaudhry

Shahid Malik and Consul General Muhammad Ashraf

Deputy Consul General Sheryar Khan and Latif Chaudhry

Shahzadi Khan Durrani and Miss Maha

Syed Zafar Hussain and Hafiz Shahid Iqbal Chaudhry

Raja Taseer, Danish Chaudhary and Shoaib Hanif

Raja Abdul Hameed, Munir Mohammad and Aurangzaib Baig

Haji Shabbir Iqbal in action on Pak day event

Trade Minister & Consul General Muhammad Ashraf and Syed Zafar Hussain

CG Muhammad Ashraf

Haji Shabbir Iqbal, Iftikhar Rana and Abbas Rana

Anwar Chaudhry, Azam Mohammed, Javed Nazar and Maulana Thanvi

Muhammad Asif, Sheryar Khan, Uzma Gilani and Raja Taseer

Abbas Rana, Ejaz Khan, Nadeem Sheikh and Iftikhar Rana

Malik Dawood Ahmad, FatehUllah Butt, Aurangzaib Baig and Raja Abdul Hameed

Aurangzaib Baig, Haji Shabbir Iqbal, Haji Munir Khan and Hafiz Imran Khan

Anwar Chaudhry, Abbas Rana, Ejaz Khan, Nadeem Sheikh, Azam Mohammed, Iftikhar Rana and Bashir Malik

Sheryar Khan, Munir Mohammad, CG Mr. Ashraf, Farhat Jaffri and Hamid Saroha

Syed Zafar Hussain, Consul General Muhammad Ashraf, Nangyal Khan and Sheryar Khan

A Group Photo of Staff and officers of the Consulate General of Pakistan Sydney

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