Pakistan's Independence Day was celebrated at CIU
Cyprus International University (CIU) organized events in the context of Pakistan Independence Day. At the event celebrated the 71st year of Pakistan's independence, Pakistan's culture was also introduced.
CIU Rector, Prof. Dr. Halil Nadiri pointed out that he learned a lot about Pakistan by means of the event and he added that the cultural diversity as the vision and richness of CIU has come into foreground.
Aisha Rehman, Pakistan’s Regional Director, who joined the celebrations, said Pakistan decided to be independent from India on March 23, 1940 and the independence was declared on 14th August 1947.
At the night that Pakistani culture were introduced, students presented various performances with local costumes of Pakistan. In the event where traditional dance and music performances took place, Pakistan's local dishes were also offered.