Pakistan’s Defence Day, which is observed annually on September 6th, is a striking representation of the nation’s fortitude, unwavering patriotism, and commitment to upholding its sovereignty. This significant day commemorates the bravery and sacrifices made by Pakistan’s military troops in the 1965 Indo-Pak War, which tried the nation’s resolve and unity.
The event was enthusiastically commemorated at APS-DCI. Mother of Captain Asfandyar Bukhari Shaheed, Begum Brig Mustafa Kamal Barki Shaheed, and Begum Col Mujeeb Ur Rehman Shaheed were invited this year, making the celebration even more meaningful.
Major General Muhammad Asim Iqbal attended the event as the Chief guest along with the other dignitaries. The highlights of the event were speeches, national songs and performances. The exuberant performances not only captured the essence of the day but also etched memories in the hearts of all present, making it an event to be remembered for years to come.