Gala dinner and Jazz concert at the Alliance française to promote art and culture in Pakistan (Karachi, 20 February 2016)
The Consulate of France in Karachi, the Alliance Française of Karachi together with JS Group jointly hosted a fund raiser gala dinner at the premises of the Alliance Française, Karachi to promote art and culture within Pakistan.
The evening commenced with the inauguration of the new Art Gallery within the Alliance française of Karachi, the welcome address from Ms. Johara Alatas, President of Alliance Francaise and the speeches by H.E Mrs. Martine Dorance, Ambassador of France to Pakistan and Mr. Ali Jehangir Siddiqui (CEO Mahvash & Jahangir Siddiqui Foundation).
The night ended with a wonderful musical performance by La Bande A Andre, a French Jazz band specially flown in from France along with the renowned Indus Gypsies to thrill the audience.
Picture Caption: Mr. & Mrs. Jahangir Siddiqui (Chairman JS Group) Mr. & Mrs. Ali Jehangir Siddiqui (CEO Mahvash & Jahangir Siddiqui Foundation), H.E Mrs. Martine Dorance (Ambassador of France to Pakistan) and Mr. François Dall’Orso (Consul General of France in Karachi) at the inauguration of the Mahvash and Jahangir Siddiqui Foundation Art Gallery at the Alliance Francaise Karachi.