Pakistani nation observing Defence Day across country
06 September, 2012
ISLAMABAD: The Defence Day is being observed today (Thursday) 6th September with renewed pledge and commitment for the defence of the country.
The day will start special prayers for the sovereignty solidarity and integrity of the country.
On this day in 1965 Pakistan's valiant Armed forces and the entire nation stood united to foil the nefarious designs of the enemy who had dared cast an evil eye on the territorial integrity and sovereignty of the country.
The Day will dawn with Quran Khawani in all the main Mosques for the souls of martyrs. Special prayers will also be offered for the solidarity prosperity and integrity of the country and liberation of occupied Muslim territories including Kashmir and Palestine. Floral wreaths will be laid on the graves of martyrs to commemorate their sacrifices.