Prime Minster Invites Izzat Majeed to Join Hands for Flood Relief Campaign

Islamabad: In appreciation of his excellent musical production ‘Sachal Jazz’, Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani has invited Lahore-based entrepreneur and philanthropist, Mr. Izzat Majeed, to the Prime Minister House.

‘Sachal Jazz’ has shot to the top iTunes jazz charts in the US and UK. Mr. Majeed is a leading light behind the establishment of Sachal studios in Lahore. The Prime Minister also asked Mr. Majeed to join hands for relief of the rain victims in Sindh.

The Prime Minister said that this musical creation of Izzat Majeed has made the people of Pakistan proud. He said that showcasing Pakistan’s rich cultural heritage is the need of hour and he has done a great job by seeking to revive our traditional Eastern music.

The Prime Minister said that promotion of art, music and literature was important to fight off the attitudes of intolerance, bigotry and extremism in the society. He said that Pakistan was blessed with a unique and diverse culture that had a fine mix of Eastern traditions and local values.

He further said that this depth, diversity and uniqueness of our cultural heritage coupled with richness of regional languages had injected dynamism and vigour, which needs to be projected abroad.

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