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HRD trip to Banjausa, Azad Kashmir

A trip to Banjausa, Azad Kashmir was arranged by Project Director (FFHP), Mr. Syed Wasim Hashmi on 2nd & 3rd June 2006 for the newly formed social club of HRD Division of the Higher Education Commission (HEC). The Project Director (IS), Mr. Syed Sajid Hussain Shah was instrumental in arranging the accommodation facilities through Pak PWD & Ministry of Tourism. This social club could…

When you go there, take a jacket!

When even the thought of a Pakistani delegation from our organization visiting China was not conceptualized a voice came to my mind ‘When you go there, take a jacket’ and I started to wonder what in the world would that mean? And lo & behold when I was asked to visit China along with my…

An Escapade to Saidpur: A Model Village

Since my parents came here from Karachi earlier this month, I have been wanting to take them to all the tourist spots in Islamabad (as if there are too many around). This particular visit (amongst others) was to the much trumpeted Saidpur village on a sleepy Sunday last week. On the way from my ‘ghareeb…