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16 February, 2022

Meri Pehchan Pakistan hosted an event to recognise outstanding Pakistani Youth

Meri Pehchan Pakistan conducted its 6th event to mark another milestone despite rescheduling number of times and impacts due to COVID lockdown. The event was attended by Consul General Pakistan who was Chief Guest of the event along with prominent Pakistani community members, families and children.

The event showcased Meri Pehchan Pakistan patented segments including Quiz Competition, Speech Competition and Character Parade in which children demonstrated their knowledge about Pakistan history, personalities and facts.

This year Meri Pehchan Pakistan introduced first-ever 𝗣𝗮𝗸𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗮𝗻𝗶 𝗬𝗼𝘂𝘁𝗵 𝗧𝗮𝗹𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗔𝘄𝗮𝗿𝗱𝘀 to acknowledge the efforts of Pakistani children and youth who are achieving in various walks of life. The awards were hosted by Co-Founder of Pakistani Youth Talent Award Ms. Daniya Syed, who herself is the winner of several awards in relation to her technological achievements and community work. Awards were presented to the winner of 9 different categories including Academics, Sports, Community Services, Performing Arts, Fine Arts & Religious Studies while medallions were presented to 28 finalists from these categories. MPP received over 100 nominations for these awards from Pakistani community. The awards were sponsored by Pakistani businesses who were presented shields to acknowledge their support

The Founders and President of Meri Pehchan Pakistan Mr. Syed Atif Faheem & Erum Atif briefed two objectives of the organisation, firstly establishing like of Pakistani youth children with their heritage & culture as well as generating the much-needed funds for underprivileged people in Pakistan. All the proceeds from this event will be donated to Shahid Afridi Foundation this year.

Towards the end of program, audience were given prizes by answering simple yet fun-filled questions which electrified the event. The event was concluded with a special performance about Sufism (a spiritual movement in Islam emphasizing mysticism and asceticism) presented by young members of Meri Pehchan Pakistan team aged between 14-16 years on a poetry from Allama Muhammad Iqbal’s book Bang-e-Dara.

The event received huge appreciation from attendees and special guests.