23rd March 2019, Pakistan Day would be celebrated with full fervor and zeal in the country. In Federal Capital, Islamabad the Pakistan Day Parade will be held as per the schedule. This was confirmed by the Pakistan Army Spokesman, Major General Asif Ghafoor.
He revealed in a tweet that Dr Mahathir bin Mohamad the Malaysian Prime Minister will be guest of honor on the occasion. There will be prestigious guests that will grace the occasion with their presence including Defence Minister of Azerbaijan, Chief of Army Staff of Bahrain, and Omani officials. In the parade the commissions from Azerbaijan, Bahrain, China, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka and Turkey will take part.
In free-fall jumping the paratroopers from Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and Sri Lanka will participate. The color will be added to display of aerial aerobatics by Turkey’s F-16 fighter jets and China’s J-10 aircraft. Pakistan Zindabad’ that is Long Live Pakistan would be the slogan of Pakistan Day Parade.
President of Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi would bestow 127 civil awards to Pakistani nationals and foreign nationals for showing brilliance in their particular fields.
There will be celebrations on 23rd March in schools, colleges and universities. Programs will be held in different cities. Also the Lahore Arts Council will organize musical programme “Alhamra live” in which patriotic songs will be played. Foolproof security arrangements will be done on the occasion of 23rd March for Parade and rest of the activities.