2012 in Pakistan

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Events in the year 2012 in Pakistan.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

  • Iranian consulate organised an exhibition of Iranian products at the Expo Centre Lahore in the third week of April,
  • Iran assured Pakistan that it is sincerely working to provide assistance and support for overcoming the energy crisis.
  • Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy becomes the first Pakistani to ever win an Oscar. At the 84th Academy Awards, her documentary on the reconstructive surgery of acid attack victims, Saving Face wins for Best Documentary (Short Subject).

April[edit]

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

July 9: A Gunmen attacked a military camp near Wazirabad in Punjab, killing seven security personnel. The attack came at a time when Pakistan reopened NATO supply lines to Afghanistan, which had previously been closed for eight months to protest the 2011 NATO attack in Pakistan

August[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

6 November: US polls event organised in US embassy in Pakistan. 9 November: Iqbal day celebrated with full zeal across the nation.

December[edit]

  • On 22 December, Bashir Ahmad Bilour was leaving after attending a meeting of ANP workers at a private residence in Peshawar, when he was attacked and critically injured by a suicide bomber at 6:15 PM. He was rushed to Lady Reading Hospital where he died at 7:40 PM. His secretary Noor Muhammad was also killed in the blast. The funeral prayer for him was held at Colonel Sher Khan Army Stadium on 23 December 2012, and he was laid to rest at Syed Hasan Pir graveyard in Peshawar

Arts[edit]

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Sport[edit]

Cricket[edit]

Domestic

International

Other[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Public holidays[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ India, Pakistan exchange nuclear facilities list
  2. ^ (Express Tribune)
  3. ^ "Raja Pervez Ashraf: the new leader". Daily Times. 23 June 2012. Retrieved 24 June 2012. 
  4. ^ Mahr, Krista (October 9, 2012). "Malala Yousafzai: The Latest Victim in the War on Children in Pakistan". Time. 
  5. ^ "Ghazal maestro Mehdi Hassan dies at 84". pardaphash.com. Retrieved 2012-06-13. 
  6. ^ "Transition: PPP MNA Fauzia Wahab passes away/". The Express Tribune. 17 June 2012. Retrieved 17 June 2012. 
  7. ^ Ahmad, Riaz (18 June 2012). "Target killing: Pashto singer Ghazala Javed, father gunned down in Peshawar". The Express Tribune. Retrieved 18 July 2012.