RAWALPINDI -The Punjab Arts Council organized an Islamic calligraphy exhibition in connection with Ashra Shan-e-Rehmatulil Alameen here on Monday.

Political Assistant to Chief Minister Punjab, Arooj Raza Sayyami was the chief guest of the opening ceremony along with Chief Executive Officer of Pakistan Human Development Fund   Zafar Haider Jappa.

While addressing the ceremony, Arooj Raza Sayyami said that writing the Holy Quran is a great blessing from Allah Almighty.   The purpose of celebrating Ashra Shan-e-Rehmatulil Alameen under the Punjab government is to convince the West that how much we love Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W). Our lives are not complete without the love of Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W).  The art works of the presidential award-winning artist Aftab Ahmad Khan (Late) have been placed in the exhibition.  A large number of people from different walks of life participated in the exhibition. The exhibition will continue till October 5.