A full dress rehearsal for Pakistan’s Defense Day was held at Peshawar’s Karnal Sher Khan Stadium amid tight security, on Thursday.
According to details, Tent pegging and horseback riding skills were demonstrated amidst the presence of defense equipment. An illustration of operation against terrorists was also performed.
The event was attended by women, children and the families of the martyrs and ghazis.
Director General Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor stated that Defense day will be celebrated just like yesteryear, in memory of the sacrifices given by the soldiers of Pakistan army.
Major General Asif Ghafoor took his twitter to mention that Defense day will be celebrated on September 6, to pay homage to the martyrs and ghazis.
Defence and Martyrs Day 6 Sep 2019. Like last year, let’s reach out to families of our shaheeds. Every shaheed be remembered.
— DG ISPR (@OfficialDGISPR) September 3, 2019
“Like last year, let’s reach out to families of our shaheeds. Every shaheed be remembered”, DG ISPR stated in his tweet.
The main ceremony regarding Defence Day will be held at the General Headquarters (GHQ) on September 6 in daytime instead of evening,” the DG ISPR had informed.