National History Museum opening on March 23

LAHORE:  The completed sections of National History Museum (NHM) of Greater Iqbal Park and boating lake would be inaugurated on March 23, 2018.

Woes of migration would be depicted digitally inside of a historical bogie of a train which carried the migrants from India to Pakistan. The project is being completed under the supervision of Oscar award winner Sharmeen Ubaid Chinoy. Citizens Archive of Pakistan (CAP) is doing technological work in NHM.

NHM was a pivotal portion II of GIP and the project according to global standards, would present history of Pakistan in a very modern style.

Commissioner Lahore Division, Abdullah Khan Sumbal on Tuesday visited NHM and reviewed the development on project as per design and standards.

Chinoy accompanied him and briefed about the digital work in different sections of NHM.

Sumbal said that digital wall would reflect and present the salient features of Pakistan freedom movement and glory of Pakistan.

He said the project is a salute to the heroes of Pakistan in different decades and fields.

He said that audio/video presentations, Heroes’s Gallery and Mural Walls would pay homage to national heroes of Pakistan.

Commissioner was briefed that completed sections would be tested before March 23, and NHM would start digital history since 17th century, and would portray key history events, historical data, and important speeches of the founder of Pakistan on 3D visual pattern also.

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