SUKKUR: The people of Sindh on Sunday celebrated Sindh Culture Day in Karachi, Sukkur, Khairpur, Shikarpur, Jaccababad, Kashmore- Kandhkot, Ghotki, Noshehroferoze and other big and small towns of the northern Sindh with fervour and zeal.
The colourful activities including rallies were organised by political parties, civil society organisations, school children, wearing Sindhi Topi and Ajrak to mark the Sindhi culture in Sukkur and other cities and towns of the province. They stressed the need for brotherhood among all people in the country.
According to details, the camps were set up outside the Sukkuri Press Club by different media houses, where caravans of political parties including PPP, Awami Tehreek, ANP, Sindh Tarqi Passand Party, Jeay Sindh Qaumi Muhaz, Sindhiani Tehreek, Awami Jamhori Party, Pakistan Peoples Party (Shaheed Bhutto) and civil society activists gathered.
The city witnessed activities to mark Sindhi culture as people wearing Sindhi Ajrak and Sindhi Topi enjoyed Sindhi songs, which spread message of love with Sindh.
The people from all walks of life including elders, youths, women and children gathered at Sukkur Press Club and participated in culture day activities, where local artists sung the songs of love with Sindh.
A large number of women and children wearing Sindhi dresses participated in the cultural activities. All participants were wearing national dress, Shalwar-Kameez, besides Sindhi Topi and Ajrak.They were holding flags and banners and were chanting different slogans.They danced on the loud music and Sindhi songs.
PPP MPA Syed Awais Qadir Shah while expressing love for all cultures of
the country said on the occasion that Sindhi people are the guardians of the culture and traditions of the province.
Fishermen community also celebrated the culture day with enthusiasm. In Khairpur, a big ceremony of Sindh Cultural Day was held at Chattri Chowk which was addressed among others by Nazar Muhammad Ghaho, Political Secretary to CM, President Anjuman Tajran Khairpur Lala Abdul Ghaffar Shaikh and others.
A big rally was also taken out in Shiakrpur marking the Sindhi Culture Day. The participants in a long motorcade procession were warmly received on the outskirts of Shiakrpur by the citizens of Shikarpur.
Similar processions and rallies were taken out in Rohri, Kot Diji, Faiz
Ghunj, Lakhi Ghulam Shah, Sobho Dero, Mirwah, Saleh Putt, Pano Aqil and other towns of Noshehroferoze and other districts on Sunday.