In pictures: Prince William, Kate bid farewell to Pakistan after action-packed 5-day tour – Pakistan

In the last two days, the royal couple visited the SOS village, the National Cricket Academy and the Badshahi Mosque.

Prince William and Kate Middleton, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, concluded their five-day action-packed tour of Pakistan on Friday.

The visit was described by Kate as "really special," according to CNNand he saw William pay homage to the Pakistanis who had suffered many sacrifices and "helped build the country we see today."

The previous half of the trip, in Islamabad and Chitral, was presented among numerous commitments, visiting a girls' school, attending an environmental event in a recreational park, having dinner with the prime minister, mixing with the prominent figures of society at a reception special, interacting with the vibrant community of Kalasha and witnessing first hand the impact of climate change.

The second half, in Lahore, saw the royal couple visit the SOS Village for orphans, play cricket with children and members of the Pakistan cricket team at the National Cricket Academy, attend a religious tolerance event at Badshahi Mosque and make an emotional trip to the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Research and Center, which the late Princess Diana (William's mother) had visited twice to help raise funds.

On the last day, before their departure, Kate and William supervised the training of dogs at an army canine facility in Rawalpindi.

Here, we take a look at the couple's last two days in Pakistan.

Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, visit the SOS children's village in Lahore on October 17. – Reuters
Prince William and Kate Middleton celebrate the birthday of Iman, Ibrahim and Daniyal, in the SOS children's village in Lahore, on October 17. – Reuters
William and Kate attend a music session, at the SOS children's village in Lahore, on October 17. – Reuters
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, plays cricket during her visit to the National Cricket Academy in Lahore on October 17.
Prince William plays a shot during his visit to the National Cricket Academy in Lahore, Pakistan, on October 17. – Reuters
William and Catherine shake hands with the children participating in the DOSTI (friendship) program of the British Council at the National Cricket Academy in Lahore on October 17. – Reuters
Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge and his wife Catherine (CL), the Duchess of Cambridge pose for a photograph along with the president of the Pakistan Cricket Board, Ehsan Mani (CR) and cricket player Shaheen Afridi (C -2R) during his visit to the National Cricket Academy in Lahore on October 17 – AFP
William and Catherine visit the historic Badshahi Mosque in Lahore on October 17 – Reuters
William and Catherine show inside the Badshahi Mosque in Lahore on October 17 – Reuters
William and Catherine listen to a recitation of the Holy Quran at Badshahi Mosque in Lahore on October 17 – Reuters
A close-up of the royal couple at the Badshahi Mosque in Lahore on October 17 – AFP
Catherine interacts with a cancer patient at the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital in Lahore on October 17. – Reuters
William plays with a young cancer patient at the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital in Lahore on October 17. – Reuters
Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge of Great Britain, visit Wafia, 7, at the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital in Lahore on October 17.
Kate interacts with women and children during the royal couple's visit to Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital in Lahore on October 17. – Reuters
Catherine and William walk with Golden Labrador puppies Salto and Sky while visiting an Army Canine Center, where Britain provides support for a program that trains dogs to identify explosive devices, in Rawalpindi, October 18, 2019. – Reuters
William and Catherine play with Golden Labrador Polka while visiting an Army Canine Center in Rawalpindi on October 18. – Reuters
William and Catherine pet a dog while visiting an Army Canine Center in Rawalpindi on October 18. – Reuters
Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, leave Islamabad for Great Britain on October 18. – Reuters

Source: https://www.dawn.com/news/1511580/in-pictures-prince-william-kate-bid-farewell-to-pakistan-after-action-packed-5-day-tour

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