ISLAMABAD: Nation will celebrate the golden jubilee of Pakistan Defence Day – Yaum-i-Difa – in memory of the martyrs of 1965 war who defended the motherland against the powerful Indian Army in the Indo-Pak war of 1965.
To celebrate the Defence Day of Pakistan with all zeal and enthusiasm, federal and provincial governments have finalised the plans. Series of program will be organized by both government and private organisations.
Main event of the day will be held at GHQ Rawalpindi and Convention Center, Islamabad to pay tribute to the Heroes of 1965 War. Tonight there will be a fireworks shows at F-9, Islamabad.
The day is celebrated to commemorate the sacrifices of Pakistan armed forces and of the the civilians. Pakistan Air force with their utmost brilliance played pivotal role in upholding Pakistan at the time of war.
Celebrations all across the country:
Special Nawafil and prayers are being offered after Fajar prayers in remembrance of martyrs and for future prosperity of the nation.