Karachi: 31 January 2019: The British Deputy High Commission, Karachi, in partnership with the British Asian Trust, CareTech Foundation and COSARAF Charitable Foundation hosted a screening of the movie Cake to raise awareness of mental health in Pakistan. Sanam Saeed and Adnan Malik, Cake’s leading actors, attended the event to take part in a panel discussion.
Other members on the panel also included Dr Murad Musa, Psychiatrist at Agha Khan University, and the Captain of Pakistan’s national football team, Hajra Khan. They shared their own experiences of raising mental health awareness in the country.
The event was opened by Elin Burns, British Deputy High Commissioner and Jonathan Freeman, CEO of CareTech Foundation and COSARAF Foundation.