The day started with a 31-gun salute in the Islamabad alongside a 21-gun salute in every provincial capital. Also, flag lifting functions were held in the province and federal capital and change of guard service was held at Mazar-e-Quaid.Picture Credits: Pakistan Wagha Border
Furthermore, in the main event held in the federal capital of Pakistan, held in Convention Center. Prime Minister and President hoisted the National flag.
Essentially, the fundamental function of the day was held at Islamabad’s Convention Center, where President and Prime Minister of Pakistan raised the national flag.Picture Credits: TrulyPakistan
While the ceremony in the morning special transmissions on national channels were arranged as marathon transmissions. This was to highlight the importance of Independence Day of Pakistan. Moreover, the hosts and the guests all emphasized that freedom is a blessing of Almighty and we all should be thankful to have one!
Importance of Independence Day:Picture Credits: Parliament House
Most of all, this Independence Day of Pakistan, which is held annually on every August 14. It celebrates the country’s independence from the British rule in 1947. Moreover, the day promptly promotes patriotism and unity among all Pakistanis living in the country and abroad.
Check out this amazing performance by Army at Wagha Border:
Individuals all over Pakistan observe Azadi Day with enthusiastic get-up-and-go. We see a lot of people coming out on national highways with their cars and bikes with specially decorated Pakistani flags all over their vehicles. So, individuals going to the Independence Day celebrations spruce up in green and white. Moreover, families visit National Landmarks and places of National essentials to observe Independence Day. Also, this is additional time to meet their relatives, exchange endowments and visit recreational spots.Picture Credits: Parliament House
Government of Pakistan hoists National flag on all public buildings including Parliament House, Presidency and Supreme Court. Participation from private organizations also concatenate with the government’s plan to celebrate. They celebrate by colorfully decorating private buildings and offices. General people hoist national flags on top of their homes to show connectivity, patriotism and love for the country.
The main charm of the celebrations are the fireworks which goes out in the air to light up the sky with beautiful colors in the eve of Independence Day. Government celebrates it by organized fireworks exactly when the clock struck 12 in the midnight.Picture Credits: Pakistan Military Academy
Furthermore, the official colors of Pakistan are Green and White as represented in the flag. They represent prosperity and good fortune.
Azadi Celebrations in Islamabad
Finally, check out this Amazing Video of celebrations for Azadi Day in Islamabad at 12:01 am.