Preparations on rise for 14 Aug celebrations

With only five days left in the celebrations of 64th Independence Day, falling on August 14, the preparations for marking the event are gaining momentum in capital with each passing day.

All young and old ones are planning to participate in the celebrations of Independence Day enthusiastically while utilizing the opportunity in the holy month of Ramadan for seeking blessings of Allah Almighty for the prosperity of the country.

The stalls carrying bunting, flags, banners, stickers and badges set up in different corners of the city are depicting the spirit of patriotism and started attracting the people especially youth.Different public and private organizations and departments are planning to arrange seminars, conferences, exhibitions, rallies and discussion programmes to turn the occasion into a colourful festivity.

“Independence day is falling during the holy month of Ramadan, giving chance to hold prayers for progress and prosperity of the country.