Allama Iqbal's grandson Walid Iqbal received the award from Turkish Minister for Culture and Tourism Nabi Avci at a ceremony in Konya, Turkey.

Addressing the ceremony, the Turkish Minister for Culture said that through this Award, we honour late Muhammad Iqbal for his contributions to the cause of Muslim political thought, which still inspires people in the entire World.

Felicitating Walid Iqbal and the Iqbal family, Pakistan's Ambassador Sohail Mahmood highlighted the depth of love, affection and respect among Turkish people and leadership for Allama Muhammad Iqbal. He said that Allama Iqbal and his teachings continue to form part of the most enduring bonds between the fraternal Turkish and Pakistani nations.

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