In accordance with the defense day a one day webinar on “Remembering the National Resilience Against Aggression” was organized by the Directorate of Student Affairs Government College Women University Faisalabad and in collaboration with Peghame-Pakistan and Dukhtaran-e-Pakistan which was hosted by Mrs. Sadaf Naqvi, assistant professor from the Urdu department and Mrs. Fauzia Amin, lecturer from the English department. The Vice Chancellor Professor Dr. Robina Farooq gave a welcome address in which she emphasized that our nation has to fight the war on technological fronts. GCWUF has contributed with the power of energetic youth who can bring change by representing our country in the world on a massive level. We are proud to commemorate the sacrifices of our martyrs and soldiers whose resilience against aggression made us victorious. Students of GCWUF from the debating society, literary society and singing society presented patriotic songs, speeches and poems in relevance to the event.
Several people from the Army and Navy joined the event. Brigadier (R) Dr. Mohammad Khan appreciated the resilience of the Pakistani nation and narrated the brief history of Pakistani martyrs. He said that this was not just the success of the Pakistani army but also the success of Pakistani nationals with their patriotic passions. The need of the hour is to change our narrative on global level.
Commander (R) Aftab Iqbal from Navy narrated the event of 6th September and made the students aware of the efforts and struggles of Navy force. He said that the topic is completely representative of the event of 6th September which projects the sacrifices. He explained the valuable role of Pak Army, Navy and Air Force. Today we have the responsibility to defend our country on several grounds, economic, political and global. All challenges are there for us.
Group Capt. (R) Ijaz explained the importance and necessity of sacrifices for freedom that can never be achieved without suffering and sacrifices.
Major (R) Taseer explained that from 1947 we are in state of war. Such nations become themselves soldiers. He narrated the stories of those courageous people who sacrificed their lives in defense of the country. Our enemies are trying to wage fifth generation war and trying to make us fight with each other but with unity we have to defeat them.
At the end of programme the note of thanks was given by Director student affairs, Mrs. Asma Aziz. She thanked all worthy guests and expressed the determination to strive in all fields for the best defense of our country.