The Danish Pakistani Affairs Council based in Denmark has conferred excellence awards on three Danes of Pakistani origin for their great contributions to the Danish society.
The awards were announced by Copenhagen-based council in the fields of Career, Education and Sports.
The winners included Commercial Counsellor and Head of the Trade Section at the Embassy of Denmark in Islamabad Assar Qureshi. He was especially applauded for taking a lead in bringing global leading Danish companies to the Pakistani market in renewable energy, water efficiency, health and agri-business.
Ms. Naiha Khiljee was awarded with the Education Excellence Award for her outstanding academic results for most talented high school students in Denmark.
The Sports Excellence Award 2017 was given to Irtaza Hussain, who won several badminton matches in Denmark.
Source: Radio Pakistan