The Women Chamber of Commerce and Industry (WCCI) Karachi (South) organized an event at Mohatta Palace on International Women’s Day to honour women of substance who have made contributions towards women empowerment and development in Pakistan.
Hosted by Huma Mir, the event was started with a humd after the rendition of national anthem.
The evening was proceeded with speeches by Hina Mansab Khan the patron in chief of WCCI, and the President of WCCI Farida Quershi.
Then award were given to women of substance fringed with the poetry recitations by Sam Haque and inimitable Zehra Nigah.
The award recipients provided insights into the struggles of women entrepreneurs and working women round the country.
The affair was wrapped up by beautiful renditions of famous ghazals by some of Pakistan’s upcoming talent.
Vote of Thanks by the WCCI senior vice president Ghazala Saifi concluded the event.
After that, hi tea was arranged for the guests, who also took interest in shopping at the stalls set up by women entrepreneurs.
The PR of the event was handled by Shanaz Ramzi of Starlinks PR and Events.