Diaz Celebrates Pakistani Independence Day

Borough President Diaz (c) stood in solidarity with local Pakistani leaders.
Photo by Kasey Rodriguez

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.; the Bronx Community Council, a Pakistani advocacy organization and the acting Consul General of Pakistani Naeem Cheema to commemorate Pakistan’s Independence Day on Tuesday, August 14 at the Bronx County Building. Pakistani Independence Day honors the country’s declaration of independence from the British Raj in 1947.

Acting Consul General Cheema (r) proudly accepted a proclamation from Diaz (l).
Photo by Kasey Rodriguez

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