Pajhwok Services

Photo Service

SMS News Service

Pajhwok combines its expertise and experience in news reporting with a telecom firm and thus reach a wider audience in an 
effective way.

To subscribe: 
English News Update : Send 83 to 824
Dari News Update : Send 84 to 824
Pashto News Update : Send 85 to 824

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Language
Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

Apology tendered over not playing national anthem

Apology tendered over not playing national anthem

By
On
Dec 31, 2016 - 19:49

ASADBAD (Pajhwok): Syed Jamaluddin Afghan University officials in eastern Kunar province on Saturday apologized over not playing the national anthem during a graduation ceremony.

The ceremony at the Shariahinfo-icon Faculty took place about four days ago. The national anthem was not played on the occasion, sparking reaction from social media users.

The university chancellor, Prof. Mir Ahmad Hamid, told Pajhwok Afghan News the national anthem was unintentionally not played, calling it a mistake.

He said it was a fourth batch graduating from the Shariah faculty and the national anthem had been played during all the previous graduation ceremonies.

Shariah Faculty head Prof. Najibullah Samim also said the national anthem was mistakenly not played at the graduation ceremony.

“I apologize to the entire nation for not playing the national anthem,” he said, insisting they had always respected the anthem.

ma

Tags: 

Related Article


Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.

   

Add new comment

Advertisement

Advertisement

Twitter Update