With the objective to showcase the beauty and cultural diversity of Pakistan and to reinforce the existing bonds of friendship and brotherhood between the people of Pakistan and Turkey‚ the Consulate General of Pakistan has organized a Fashion Show and Pakistan Food Gala on 3rd April 2012 at Sheraton Maslak hotel in Istanbul.
The event is an extension of Pakistan Cultural Week celebrations held earlier at Ankara under the theme ‘Jeevay Jeevay Pakistan.
Consul General of Pakistan in Istanbul‚ Dr. Yousaf Junaid said main objective of the event is to reinforce the eternal bonds of brotherhood and friendship that exist between Turkey and Pakistan.
We want the people of Istanbul to see‚ enjoy and appreciate the cultural diversity‚ synchronized in harmony with the growing fashion industry of Pakistan‚ he added.
Known as Pakistan’s queen of classic haute couture‚ Ms Nilofer Shahid will present a fashion show on the theme of ‘Iqbal and Rumi.’ Later on‚ the guests will be served a variety of food which will be a blend of Pakistani and Turkish cuisine. Chefs from Pakistan‚ specially brought to Turkey for the cultural week events‚ will prepare the exquisite Pakistani dishes.