The cultural celebration of the year, PAKISTAN CARNIVALwas heldat Karachi United Stadium. This event was organized by SKSin association withMULTAN SULTAN (PSL TEAM) in support for THE AKRAM FOUNDATION (TAF).With Wasim Akram currently backing the organization and Shaniera Akram being the Chief Executive Officer, TAF is quite famous and credible amongst organizations and people of Pakistan. TAF is a pivotal movement for the people of Pakistan which focus on the Health, Education and instill a hope in needy with its iCare programs.
The main idea of the carnival was only to promote Pakistan’s positive image to the world and celebrate its culture where we showcased the beauty of different cultural food and identity. The secondary objective was that all the funds raised will be donated to TAF. TAF used it to adopt 100 kids in Noor-e-Ilm school in Landhi, setup a computer lab at Maripur for poor community and donated some amount to Roshan Clinic in Surjani town. TAF also fedmore than 600 children (poor, needy and orphans) at the event with the help of Robin Hood Army and gave them entertainment with face painting, magic show, puppet shows, kid’s area and much more!
The opening ceremony was inaugurated by Mr. Imran Yaqoob Minhas DIGP Traffic Karachi). There was an OATH TAKING CEREMONY lead by Mr. Imran Yaqoob Minhas DIGP TRAFFIC where they took oath with the public to wear helmet, seat belt, no text/call while driving and give way to ambulance. Program included Recitation of Holy Quran, Folk dance and songs were presented during the opening ceremony. On this ceremony the following people were also be there MohsinLeghari (Managing Director, The Akram Foundation), Malik Ahmed Jalal (CEO, Aman Foundation), Mr. Abdullah Hassan (Advisory council member, The Akram Foundation), Mr. Amjad Shah (CEO, YES Group of companies), Mr. Anwar Bhatti (CEO, ROSE EDUCATIONAL SOCIETY) and various other people. Many celebrities supported the cause and were there at the event. Fuzon, Ali GulPir, Natasha Baig, Alycia Dias, Ahsan Khan, Neelam Muneer, to name a few.
Other activities included Morning show by Mr. SahirLodhi, appearances by Fuzon, Natasha Baig, Alycia Dias, Zahrsss musical and theatre acts, Banjo Performance, Performances by folk artists Juman Shah, ShaniBaloch, Cultural dances by youth,Dhamaal and Dhol performance, Cultural dances& much more! Pakistan carnival had almost more than 50 partners involved in terms of Food stalls, cultural showcasing, entertainment stalls, Kids stall, Play area and much more!
Pakistan Carnival is an event organized by SKS EVENT, presented by ARYOOP Rice/ATTA fine, in associated with MULTAN SULTAN, being done in support for The Akram Foundation and is being co-sponsored by YES Group of Companies, AO Clinic, SAT Links, Multan Sultan, Ashraf Group & BBL, Mora and Chez. The official PR agency for TAF is Keys Productions.