International Mother Language Day celebrates in AWKUM
MARDAN: Like other parts of the country, International Mother Language Day was celebrated in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa district Mardan at Abdul Wali Khan University on Tuesday (21February).
In this connection a ceremony was organized by the students of Abdul Wali Khan University Mardan including Ammar Hamza Wadan, Waseem Khalan, Sanaullah Hairan, Zohaib Hamdan, Ameer Hamza, Anis Farooq and Ubaidullah Ubaid. A large number of people participated in the ceremony.
International Mother Language Day was marked to encourage people to give importance to their language along with other languages to preserve their cultural identity and multilingualism.
On this occasion, a Pashto language teacher and writer, Zahoor Islam Azhar highlighted the importance of mother language Pashto. Azhar said that every nation should proud on their mother language.
Zahoor Islam said that those who care their mother languages can forward towards development. At the end, a peaceful walk was also held by the participants.