Embassy of Pakistan in Kuwait Public Announcements
On the Occasion of Labor Day Embassy of Pakistan will remain Closed on 1-May-2017
Embassy of Pakistan: A well attended function was held in Quaid-e-Azam Auditorium of Embassy of Pakistan in Kuwait to express solidarity with Kashmiri people on the occasion of Kashmir Black Day 2016.
The program included screening of documentaries on the struggle of the Kashmiri people and the increased atrocities being perpetrated by the occupying forces.
Messages of the President and the Prime Minister of Pakistan were read out. The Ambassador of Pakistan, H.E. Ghulam Dastgir, in his remarks explained the background of the Kashmir dispute and highlighted the upsurge in recent violence by the Indian occupation forces.
The function concluded with unanimous expression of support to the just cause of the Kashmiri people and prayers for the progress, solidarity and prosperity of Pakistan and success of the valiant people of Kashmir in their struggle for right to self-determination.
A minute of silence was observed in honour of those who lost their lives in the terrorist attack on the Police Training School in Quetta on 25 October 2016. The Ambassador and community members offered Fatiha for the martyrs and expressed their condolences to the bereaved families. Dua was also offered for the early recovery of the injured.
Embassy of Pakistan to Kuwait: They discussed ways and means to enhance bilateral cooperation with special reference to employment of Pakistanis in Kuwait. The Ambassador underlined the need to lift visa restrictions on Pakistan nationals. In this regard, as a first step Minister proposed that a bilateral area specific MoU can be worked out between the Labour Ministries of the two countries whereas professionals like Doctors, Engineers, Managers, Teachers and Lawyers etc., can be hired to work for different companies and projects in Kuwait.
The Ambassador also briefed the Minister on the prevailing situation in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, highlighting gross human rights violations and atrocities being committed by the Indian forces against unarmed peaceful people of Kashmir.
Kuwait, 13 October, 2016.