Meri Pehchan Pakistan conducted its 7th event to mark the 75th Independence Day of Pakistan in Sydney on Sunday 14 August 2022 at Liverpool Catholic Club.

The event was attended by the High Commission of Pakistan in Australia Mr Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri, Senator Mehreen Farooqui and Councel General of Pakistan in Sydney Mr Muhammad Ashraf along with prominent Pakistani community members and their families

The event showcased Meri Pehchan Pakistan (MMP) signatured segments including Quiz Competition, Speech Competition and Character Parade in which children demonstrated their knowledge about Pakistan’s history, personalities and facts.

Meri Pehchan Pakistan conducted 2nd 𝗣𝗮𝗸𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗮𝗻𝗶 𝗬𝗼𝘂𝘁𝗵 𝗧𝗮𝗹𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗔𝘄𝗮𝗿𝗱𝘀 to acknowledge the achievements of Pakistani youth and children who are making great efforts in various walks of life.

The awards were hosted by Co-Founder of Pakistani Youth Talent Award Ms Daniya Syed, who herself is winner of several awards in relation to her technological achievements and community work.

Awards were presented to the winner of 10 different categories including Academics, Sports, Community Services, Performing Arts, Fine Arts, Technology & Innovation, and Religious Studies while medallions were presented to 32 finalists from these categories.

MPP received over 100 nominations for these awards from Pakistani community in Australia. The awards were sponsored by Pakistani businesses who were presented shields to acknowledge their support during the event.

MPP conducted two audience sessions for greater engagement where audiences were given prizes for answering simple yet fun-filled questions which electrified the event.

There was a special performance “Main Pakistan Hoon” by MMP team in which the message was conveyed that our Pakistani youth can play a significant role in facing challenges that Pakistan is facing concluding with Faiz Ahmed Faiz’s poetry Hum Daikhain Ge.

The Founders and President of Meri Pehchan Pakistan Mr Syed Atif Faheem and Mrs Erum Atif briefed two objectives of the organisation, firstly establishing link of Pakistani youth children with their heritage & culture as well as generating the much-needed funds for underprivileged people inPakistan.

The event received huge appreciation from attendees and special guests.

All the proceeds from this event will be donated to Shahid Afridi Foundation this year.