Our artist are being honored by the President on Pakistan Day. It was recently announced that some of the renowned names from the showbiz industry will be awarded government’s prestigious awards including Sitar-e-Imtiaz.
President Dr Arif Alvi will be presenting civil awards to 127 people this year out of which some belong to the industry. The recognition is the highest level of prestige given at National level.
Among the recipients of the awards is the music maestro Attaullah Khan Esakhelvi, who has been assigned the Sitara-i-Imtiaz for his soulful voice and impeccable pitch! Joining him in the honor is also musician Sajjad Ali. The veteran actress Babra Sharif will also be honored for her contribution to films and dramas.
Pride of Performance
In this category the beautiful actress Reema Khan, the very talented Shabbir Jan along with comedian Iftikhar Thakur have been named!
Last but not the least Punjab Nahi Jaungi actress Mehwish Hayat has been named to receive this honor!