Adnan Siddiqui, Sajal Aly and Others Receive Civil Awards on Pakistan Day

Pakistan celebrated its 84th Resolution Day on 23rd March, 2024. At the civil awards ceremony marking Pakistan Day,...
Published 25 Mar, 2024 12:41pm

Pakistan celebrated its 84th Resolution Day on 23rd March, 2024. At the civil awards ceremony marking Pakistan Day, popular stars from the entertainment industry were honored with prestigious civil awards in both federal and provincial capitals.

Veteran actor, host and producer, Adnan Siddiqui was bestowed with the President’s Award for Pride of Performance. The actor has been working in the industry for the past few decades, having multiple blockbuster dramas and films under his belt.

Along with seasoned actor Siddiqui, other prominent Pakistani celebrities were honored with various awards during the ceremony on the 23rd of March 2024. Renowned actress, Sajal Aly received the ‘Tamgha-i-Imtiaz’ for her tremendous work in various dramas and films in Pakistan and on a global stage.

The Qawwali maestro, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan was bestowed with the coveted Hilal – I – Imtiaz while TLOMJ’s Bilal Lashari – ace director of one of the biggest blockbuster films in the past two decades of Pakistani films was awarded with Sitara – I – Imtiaz.

Juggan Kazmi, actress and host also received the Tamgha – I- Imtiaz. Other celebrities who received the honours include classical dancer Sheema Kirmani, TV host Vasay Chaudhary, Faakhir Mehmood, Shazia Mansoor, Fizza Ali Meerza and the late Inayat Hussain Bhatti.

Here’s a complete list of some prominent artists and the awards they received on 23rd March 2024:


Rahat Ali Khan — Qawwali / Singing Mohammad Ahmed Shah — Culture Mehmood Ahmed Tahir Bhatti — Film Direction & Fashion Designing


Bilal Lashari — Direction, Cinematography, Scriptwriting Satish Anand — Film Production / Distribution Javed Bashir Ahmad — Singing Faakhir Mehmood — Singing Shabnam — Singing

PRESIDENT’S AWARD FOR PRIDE OF PERFORMANCE Shazia Manzoor — Singing Dhai Bai alias Mai Dhai — Singing Hamayoon Khan Arts — Singing Inayat Hussain Bhatti (late) — Film Acting, Production, Direction, Scriptwriting Zulfiqar Ali Attre — Music Composing Ajab Gul — Acting / Direction Ishrat Abass — Drama / Theater / Radio / Actor Shakir Zeb — Music Direction Qadir Bux Mithoo — Comedy Mussarrat Kalanchvi — Urdu / Saraiki Fiction & Playwriting Adnan Siddiqui — Acting, Host, Production Zubaida (Naghma) — Film Artist Hassan Askari — Film Direction / Writing Sheema Kermani — Classical Dancing / Choreography Naseer Baig Mirza — Comparing, Writing, Producer


Sajal Ali — Acting Juggan Kazim — Anchoring / Acting Abdul Batin Farooqi — Acting Almas Khan Khalil — Folk Pashto Singing Fazal Wahab Dard — Singing Ustad Rustam Fateh Ali Khan — Classical Singing Imran Aziz Mian — Qawwali Gulraiz Ghouri — Photography Rahmatullah Khan — Photography Khalid Bin Shaheen — Acting / Production Shahzad Rafique — Film Direction Fizza Ali Meerza — Production / Screen Writing Amjad Sheikh — Production / Distribution Abdul Wasay Chaudhary — Film / Drama Acting Farooq Hassan — Host