The tallest tower in the World, Burj Khalifa will light up with Pakistani flag on 23rd March 2018. So tomorrow Dubai’s Burj Khalifa will dress up in white and green.
Dubai will celebrate Pakistan Day in full Pakistani style. The colors of Pakistan’s flag will shine on Burj Khalifa tomorrow. At 7 pm tomorrow Dubai citizens can witness this iconic showcase.
Furthermore, the ADNOC building in Abu Dhabi will also display Pakistani flag to celebrate Pakistan Resolution Day with full zeal and excitement. It will be a treat for the citizens of Dubai and Pakistanis living in Dubai. They can enjoy and celebrate Pakistan Day without being present in Pakistan.
Interesting: Quotes about 23rd March Pakistan Day
23rd March Significance
Maulana Fazlul Haq from Bengal declared the Lahore Resolution or Pakistan Resolution on 23rd March 1940 saying, “…the areas in which the Muslims are numerically in a majority as in the North-Western and Eastern zones of India should be grouped to constitute ‘Independent States’ in which the constituent units shall be autonomous and sovereign.”
This Resolution laid the foundation for Independence of Pakistan on 14th August 1947.
23rd March Events in Pakistan
Fireworks in the sky above Minar-e-Pakistan as soon as the clock hits midnight are expected.
Then in the morning 31 gun salute is given in Islamabad, the capital and 21 gun salute in the provincial capitals of Pakistan.
The highly anticipated event each year on 23rd March is the Parade. It is conducted at the Shakarpariyan’s parade ground in Islamabad. While some have the privilege of watching it live from the stadium, almost the whole of Pakistan watch it on television or internet. Last year there was the special participation of Peoples Liberation Army China’s Tri-Services, Saudi Special Force’s commissions and Turkish Jannisary Military group in the parade.