Punjab College All- Pakistan Bilingual Declamation Championship - 2011
Salman Qureshi (MB10) and Kashif Pirzada (MB08) represented Peshawar Medical College in All Pakistan Bilingual Declamation Championship held at Punjab College, Lahore. Salman Qureshi grabbed third position and was awarded cash cheque of worth Rs. 50,000/- by the Governor of Punjab, Mr. Latif Khosa.
Almost 30 different teams from all over Pakistan belonging to various eminent colleges and universities participated in the Declamation Championship - 2011. The declamation competition held in two rounds. In the Preliminary Round all 30 participants from each category i.e. English and Urdu competed for the Final Round. Under the inspection of qualified panel of judges, 6 teams were selected for the Final Round. Moreover, one individual for both Urdu and English category was also selected, in which the name of Salman Qureshi was also included. Among those 7 finalists for each category, a challenging competition took place and ultimately the third position went in the favor of Salman Qureshi. In the Final round, he spoke on the topic: “You can cage the singer but not the song.”