The birth anniversary of the Founder of Pakistan, Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, is being observed today with great zeal and zeal and fervor.
A change of guard ceremony took place at the Mazar-e-Quaid during which Pakistan Military Academy Kakul cadets took over guard duties from the Pakistan Air Force.
Several people from all walks of life would visit the tomb to pay tribute to Quaid-e-Azam for the services he rendered for the creation of a separate homeland for the Muslims of the sub-continent.
The day dawned with special prayers for the security, progress, and prosperity of Pakistan. Special events are arranged on the day to highlight and promote ideas and views of the Jinnah.
PM, President Pay tribute to Jinnah
In their separate messages paying tribute to Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the President and the Prime Minister have urged the nation to follow the footsteps of great Quaid in all walks of life and make Pakistan a strong and prosperous country.
Prime Minister Imran Khan in his message said let us live the Quaid’s ideals of Unity, Faith, and Discipline with a renewed national spirit so that we make this country rise above all seen and unseen challenges.
He said that Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah had a firm faith in God and His Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) which guided him through a long journey comprising of ordeals, deceptions and dejections but culminating in grandeur, décor and eternity.
The President Dr. Arif Alvi said we should reaffirm our commitment to building a state that respects the diversity of its people and provides equal opportunities to its citizens irrespective of their religion, caste, creed, or color.
He said on this day, we must also remember the people of Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, who are being subjected to the worst kind of state-terrorism for over seven decades.