Pakistan Independence Day
August 14, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
OTTAWA, ON – The Hon. Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives, issues the following statement on to mark Pakistan Independence Day:
“Happy Pakistan Independence Day!
“Today, Pakistanis in Canada and around the world celebrate the 71st anniversary of Pakistan becoming an independent state.
“Canada is home to a vibrant Pakistani community that has made immense contributions to our society and to our cultural mosaic. The Conservative Party is also proudly represented in the Pakistani community by Senator Salma Ataullahjan, who is the first Senator of Pakistani origin.
“On behalf of the Conservative Party and the Official Opposition, I would like to extend my warmest wishes to everyone celebrating Pakistan Independence Day. “
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