PESHAWAR: The main event of remembering and honouring the martyrs of the APS Peshawar Attack 2014 held today at the Army Public School Peshawar. The ceremony was attended by the President of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Chief Ministers of all provinces including premier of Azad Jammu & Kashmir and the Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif.
Nation is observing the first year of brutal attack on the children of APS Peshawar. The main APS commemoration ceremony was held in APS Peshawar where a massacre was carried on by the terrorists on December 16, 2014. The commemoration ceremony was attended by the President of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Chief Ministers of Punjab, Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Baluchistan, Gilgit-Baltistan, Premier of AJK, Army Chief General Raheel Sharif, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan, Jamat-i-Islami Amir Siraj ul Haq, and ambassadors of several countries.
Army Chief welcomed the parents of martyrs of APS Peshawar.
All the federal educational institutions are observing Martyrs of Army Public School Day, while public holiday has been declared in Punjab, Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan.