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Allama Iqbal’s quirky statue elated at Lahore’s Gulshan-i-Iqbal Park leaves netizens disappointed

The oversized bust ever since its inception on social media is the target of all sorts of criticism

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Allama Iqbal’s quirky statue elated at Lahore Park has left the netizens disappointed.

As soon as the images of the statue were shared on social media, Pakistanis were quick to notice the strange features of the huge size bust being associated with the National Poet Allama Iqbal.

The statue was unveiled on the 73rd Independence Day at Lahore’s Gulshan-i-Iqbal Park.

As being reported, the statue was not created by any professional artist but turns out to be an amateur tribute by the park’s gardeners to the national poet.

The oversized bust ever since its inception on social media is the target of all sorts of criticism, including demands to remove the statue from the park.

 

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the authorSaman Siddiqui
Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.