72nd Independence Day anniversary of Pakistan
was celebrated across the country with traditional
patriotic fervor on 14th August 2019. To mark
the day at State Bank, a ‘Flag Hoisting
Ceremony’ was held in front of SBP Museum,
SBP Head Office, Karachi at 9 am. Governor
State Bank, Dr. Reza Baqir graced the occasion
as a chief guest.
The celebrations kicked off with
recitation of Holy Quran followed by national
anthem and tree plantation at SBP Karachi
premises. Later, Governor State Bank hoisted
the national flag at 9:00 am amidst thunderous
applause followed by his address.
After his speech,
Dr. Baqir inaugurated the special exhibition
at Museum and Art Gallery organized by the
State Bank Museum and Art Gallery. Governor
SBP along with other officials also cut the
independence cake to conclude the ceremony.
SBP employees along with their families and
relatives attended the event.