The nation is celebrating Pakistan Resolution Day with great enthusiasm and patriotic fervor with the vision of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah to ensure its progress, prosperity and a strong defense.
This day is a reminder of the historic Lahore Resolution passed on 23rd March 1940, which laid the foundation of a separate homeland for the Muslims of the subcontinent.
The day started with a 31-gun salute in the federal capital, Islamabad, and special prayers were offered in mosques for the progress and prosperity of the country.
The day was marked by various activities and events across the country, including flag-hoisting ceremonies, parades, and cultural shows. The streets and buildings were decorated with national flags, banners, and colorful lights, creating a festive atmosphere.
On this special occasion, The President and Prime Minister of Pakistan addressed the nation on this emphasizing the significance of the Lahore Resolution and the importance of unity, faith, and discipline for the progress of the country. In a message on Pakistan Day, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif said Pakistan came into being as a result of political and constitutional struggle and its future lies in adhering to the constitution in its letter and spirit.
The prime minister said Pakistan is destined to achieve great heights. However, he said for this to become a reality, we have to forge unity in our ranks, equip ourselves with national purpose and vow to wage a struggle in line with the legacy of our forefathers.
He said the establishment of Pakistan was certainly a miracle of the 20th century.
PM Shehbaz Sharif said as a member of the international community, Pakistan has always played the role of a responsible nation in the resolution of problems facing humanity and the establishment of global peace.
Pak Resolution Day was celebrated with great enthusiasm and a renewed sense of patriotism. The day served as a reminder of the sacrifices made by our forefathers for the independence of Pakistan, and a call to work together for a brighter future for our country.