Islamabad (August 14, 2017): President Mamnoon Hussain has called for promoting moderation and rationalism.
Addressing to the flag hoisting ceremony at Convention Centre Islamabad, the President said that the nature of the nation was democratic and parliamentary.
He called for pondering over the challenges being faced by the country, saying that no nation afraid of challenges and problem can ever succeed.
The president while welcoming the high level delegation of China, which is attending the Independence Day celebrations, said that Pak-China friendship was guarantee of peace and stability in the region.
The President also called for paying attention on the restlessness prevailing among youths. He urged youth to become sources of fulfilling the national objectives.The ceremony was also attended by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang and other high ups.
Flag hoisting ceremonies are also taking place at provincial capitals, district headquarters and important national institutions.