BAHAWALPUR: The district administration called a meeting on Thursday to review arrangements for Independence Day celebrations in Bahawalpur.
The meeting was held at the conference room. Additional District Collector Imrana Ajmal chaired the meeting. Bahawalpur City Assistant Commissioner Rao Tasleem Akhter, TMO Arshad Ghumman, PHA Deputy Director Abid Yaseen and employees of the Beaconhouse School System, Women’s University Lahore, Lahore Grammar School and the Government College of Technology were present.
They discussed arrangements for a dress rehearsal of the Independence Day parade scheduled to be held on August 13.
PHA Administration Director Rana Qazafi said that the PHA would design a float for the parade. It will be decorated with flags and flowers. The PHA has also finalised arrangements to decorate the city with streamers, banners and quotations of founding fathers. Important buildings will be lit up on August 10, he said.
Published in The Express Tribune, August 5th, 2016.