The State Bank Museum and Art Gallery, as per its tradition, has organised a special exhibition on the auspicious occasion of 14th August, the Independence Day. This year the exhibition is unique since it is comprises of two sections. Both sections are arranged in chronological order starting from 1947 till present day. It is time that the younger generation should not only feel proud of its struggle for independence but also should be aware of the difficulties and different issues faced to this new born state. Section one displays the original newspapers’ clippings starting from 1947 to date whereas the section two portrays the same time period through historical photographs of political leaders and major events.
The Pakistan Movement was a historic and subsequently successful political movement that aimed to form the independent nation state, Pakistan, with four units in the west and part of Bengal in the east.