ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The nation will celebrate Diamond Jubilee, the 75th Independence Day of Pakistan, on Sunday with a renewed pledge to work with the spirit of Pakistan Movement to make the Country a true formidable Islamic welfare state.
The day will dawn with 31-gun salute at the Federal Capital and 21-gun salute at the Provincial Headquarters.
Special prayers will be offered in mosques at dawn for peace, solidarity and prosperity of the country.
The main feature of the celebrations will be a national Flag Hoisting Ceremony in Islamabad.
Similar Flag Hoisting Ceremonies will also be held at provincial, divisional and district headquarters level throughout the Country.
Launching of re-recorded national anthem of Pakistan
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif will launch the re-recorded national anthem composed with modern technology on the occasion of the 75th Independence Day of Pakistan.
The national anthem has been re-recorded after 68 years with the participation of 155 singers, 48 musicians and 6 bandmasters.
The project has been completed in collaboration with various departments including the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting and Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR).
The brass bands of all three-armed forces also participated in the national effort.
The new compositions, recorded with excellent imaging carry a rainbow of all the cultural and regional colours of Pakistan.