(TOKYO: MARCH 23, 2021): The National Day of Pakistan was celebrated at the Embassy of Pakistan, Tokyo with zeal, fervor and enthusiasm. The ceremony commenced with recitation from the Holy Quran followed by the National Anthem of Pakistan.
Ambassador Imtiaz Ahmad hoisted the national flag whilst the audience recited the National Anthem.
The Ambassador read the messages of President and Prime Minister of Pakistan. The Ambassador in his remarks paid homage to the father of the nation Muhammad Ali Jinnah, and all the other great leaders of the freedom movement who paved the way for the creation of Pakistan. He reiterated that Pakistan had been achieved after rendering innumerable scarifies, hence, it was imperative upon all Pakistanis to strive for promoting peace, progress and unity in Pakistan.
In the end prayers were offered for the prosperity of the country and for those affected by pandemic.