A colourful Carnival/Grand Funfair Gala 2013 was held at Defence Authority Public School (O&A Levels) Seaview. The theme of the Carnival was ‘Colours of Pakistan’ embodying the cultures of different provinces which were presented by the students in colourful folk dresses.
Madam Mehtab Akbar Rashdi, former Secretary Information, Govt of Sindh was the chief guest of the function.
The chief guest said that cultural programmes help in promotion of soft image of Pakistan encompassing the rich cultural heritage of the nation. She said that youth constitute hope and pride of the nation and as such should be provided quality training in dynamic environment to make them enlightened, cultured and dynamic individuals of society.
The students on the occasion presented the cultural heritage of Kalash Valley, display of Sindhi and Baluchi culture, Khyber Pass as the gateway of Pakistan and a collage of Mini Pakistan. The presentations on cultural heritage included all the four provinces, their people, way of living, dressing and the existing co-ordial relations between them.
The fantastic gala also included a spectacular dance performance, talent show, fancy dress show and various competitions among students. The venue gave look of festivity and colour.
Mini Pakistan presentation was declared first, Kalash Valley heritage got the second position while presentations on Sindhi and Baluchi culture jointly got the third prize position.