The nation is celebrating Defence Day with great national enthusiasm and fervor across the country.
Public and private ceremonies are organized to pay rich tributes to martyrs and ‘Ghazis’ of 1965 war against India.
It was on this day in 1965 that the Indian forces attacked on Lahore and our armed forces in collaboration with the nation foiled nefarious designs of the enemy forces and defended the homeland.
Special prayers will be offered after fajr in mosques for the progress and prosperity of the country. Fateha and Quran Khawani will also be offered for the martyrs.
The Defence Day main ceremony will be held at General Headquarter in Rawalpindi to pay tribute to the martyrs.