President Mamnoon Hussain Hoists National Flag
The Nation Celebrates Independence day with renewed resolve to work with the spirit of Pakistan movement to make the country a true Islamic welfare state.
The main function of the day was held at Jinnah convention Centre in Islamabad where President Mamnoon Hussain hoisted the national flag.
The national anthem was played by the students from different educational institutions of Islamabad.
Caretaker Prime Minister retired justice Nasirul mulk, Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani National assembly Speaker Ayaz Sadiq, Services Chiefs and other senior civil and military leaders, as well as foreign dignitaries also attended the ceremony.
Similar flag hoisting Ceremonies are also being held at provincial, divisional and district headquarters level throughout the country.
The grand event concluded with the Pakistan army brass band playing the tune of the national anthem.