In an amazing display of unity, more than 5,000 schoolkids will create a large human national flag of 10,000 square feet at the Fatima Jinnah Park located in the F-9 sector of Islamabad.
The initiative will be taken under the special instruction of Deputy Commissioner Islamabad, the Capital Territory Administration (ICTA), Irfan Nawaz Memon and under the supervision of Director Sports, Culture and Tourism Capital Development Authority, Islamabad (CDA) Aamir Shehzad, said a news release on Thursday.
The Deputy Commissioner said: “It is aimed at enlightening the coming generation about the sacrifices rendered by our forefathers for the creation of Pakistan. It will also help them realize that it is a ‘great blessing’ to live in a free country.”
A special event will be organized in this regard and the deputy commissioner of Islamabad will grace the occasion as chief guest. Other officials along with prominent figures from different walks of life will also attend the event of making human national flag.
Various competitions have also been planned for children including painting, tableau, sketching, speeches, and quiz competitions. Students of various public and private schools of the Capital city Islamabad will participate in the event. The act is the first of its kind in the country.