Pride of Performance Awards (1958–1959)

Pride of Performance (Urdu: تمغۂ حسنِ کارکردگی) is a civil award given by the government of Pakistan to Pakistani citizens in recognition of distinguished merit in the fields of literature, arts, sports, medicine, or science for civilians.

1958Edit

Name Field Specialization Province Country
Abdur Rehman Chughtai[1] Arts Painting Punjab Pakistan
Zainul Abedin Arts Painting East Bengal East Pakistan (now Bangladesh)
Professor Abdussalam[2] Science Physics Punjab Pakistan
Hafeez Jalandhri[3] Literature Poetry Punjab Pakistan
Muhammad Shahidullah Literature Linguist East Bengal East Pakistan (now Bangladesh)
Kavi Jaseemuddin Literature Poetry East Bengal East Pakistan (now Bangladesh)
Hashim Khan[4] Sports Squash NWFP Pakistan
Subedar Abdul Khaliq Flying Bird of Asia Sports Athlete Punjab Pakistan
Abdul Hafiz Kardar[5] Sports Cricket Punjab Pakistan
Fazal Mehmood[6] Sports Cricket Punjab Pakistan

1959Edit

Name Field Specialization Province Country
Subedar Muhammad Iqbal Sports Athlete Punjab Pakistan
Hanif Mohammad[7] Sports Cricket Sindh Pakistan

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Profile and awards of Abdur Rahman Chughtai on Grosvenor Gallery website Retrieved 20 June 2019
  2. ^ Abdus Salam - Curriculum Vitae (The Nobel Prize Organisation website) - contains info on Pakistani Awards also nobelprize.org website, Retrieved 5 July 2019
  3. ^ Aftab Shahban Mirani (3 May 2018). "National anthem's composer (Pride of Performance award for Hafeez Jalandhari)". Dawn (newspaper). Retrieved 20 June 2019.
  4. ^ Hashim Khan's award info on Pakistan Sports Board website (Squash game) Retrieved 7 September 2020
  5. ^ Google Doodle Profile for Abdul Hafiz Kardar and his award info on google.com website Published 17 January 2019, Retrieved 21 June 2019
  6. ^ Fazal Mahmood's award listed on Pakistan Sports Board website (game of Cricket) Retrieved 7 September 2020
  7. ^ Hanif Mohammad's award info on Pakistan Sports Board website Retrieved 7 September 2020