Hilal-e-Istaqlal Hoisting Ceremony To Mark Defence Day

Hilal-e-Istaqlal hoisting ceremony to mark Defence day

LAHORE,(UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -6th Sept,2016) : The City District Government Lahore (CDGL) on Tuesday observed Defence day with national zeal and renewed pledge to safeguard the national sovereignty at every cost.

A Hilal e Istaqlal hoisting ceremony was held in Jinnah Hall, where DCO Muhammad Usman hoisted the national flag at the building of Town Hall.

Army Officers, CDGL officers, district officers of various departments, employees of the district administration and people from various walks of life were present on the occasion.

A smartly turned out contingent of civil defence presented salute to the national flag. school children presented national songs and paid tributes to the 1965 war heroes. The participants chanted slogans in favour of Pakistan Armed Forces and live long Pakistan. Special prayers were also offered for the progress and prosperity of the country.