TOKYO, Japan: The 81st National Day of Pakistan was celebrated at the Embassy of Pakistan in Tokyo with zeal, fervor, and enthusiasm.
The ceremony commenced with recitation from the Holy Quran followed by the National Anthem of Pakistan.
Pakistan’s Ambassador to Japan Imtiaz Ahmad hoisted the national flag whilst the audience recited the national anthem.
The ambassador read the messages of the President of Pakistan Dr. Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan.
In his remarks, the ambassador 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.
Ambassador Imtiaz Ahmad 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 the pandemic.