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Happy Birthday Pakistan
Canadian Association of Pakistani Origin (CAPO) celebrated Pakistan Independence day on Saturday, August 17 2013, Thorncliffe Park Drive. A large numners of community members along with their family and friends attended the event.
Ontario Premier Hon. Kathleen Wynne and Consul General of Pakistan Mr. Muhammad Nafees Zakaria were special guests. A documentary and slide show about Pakistan was presented by CAPO youth. National Anthems of Canada and Pakistan were played followed by song performances and a Quiz Show also was highlight of the evening.
Premier of Ontario Hon. Kathleen Wynne congratulated Pakistani Community on the 67th Independence Day. She commended the contribution of Canadians of Pakistani Origin. Consul General Mr. Nafees Zakaria also congratulated CAPO for organizing such a wonderful event.