Defence Day to be celebrated with national spirit

Defence Day of Pakistan will be celebrated with usual enthusiasm and national spirit in Sialkot district on September 6.

The daylong programmes would be started with special prayers for the unity, prosperity and solidarity of the country as well as early liberation of Indian held Kashmir in all mosques of the district.

Special Quran Khawani would also be held at various places for Shuhada who laid their lives in the defence of their motherland.

Several educational institutions, cultural and literary organisations were finalising their colourful programmes in accordance with the significance day and to pay rich tributes to heroes of 1965 war.

On this occasion hoisting Hilal-e-Istiqlal flag would be held under auspices of Tehsil Municipal Administration Sialkot.

It may be mentioned that Hilal-e-Istiqlal flag was awarded to people of Sialkot on courage they demonstrated during 1965 war. -Business Recorder