Yasir Mehmood wins BHC photo competition



Yasir Mehmood has won the British High Commission Islamabad’s photography competition celebrating 70 years of UK-Pakistan ties.

The competition was launched in February where over 400 high-quality entries from a mix of amateur, semi-professional and professional photographers in both Pakistan and the UK, said a press release issued on Friday.

Mehmood will receive a prize of photography equipment for his winning entry – “Let’s celebrate 70 years of relationship”.

The winner of the photography competition Yasir Mehmood said, “He is thrilled to win the British High Commission’s 70th Anniversary photography competition. He tried to capture the young students who are the future of Pakistan and who also benefit from the UK’s support for our education system. He is also excited that this photograph will be widely used to celebrate 70 years of relations between the UK and Pakistan.”