Pakistan Navy marks Independence Day with traditional pomp and gusto

Published: August 14, 2019
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An impressive change of guard ceremony at Quaid-e-Azam's mausoleum in Karachi on Wednesday. PHOTO: PAKISTAN NAVY

An impressive change of guard ceremony at Quaid-e-Azam's mausoleum in Karachi on Wednesday. PHOTO: PAKISTAN NAVY

The Pakistan Navy on Wednesday celebrated Independence Day with traditional pomp and gusto kicking festivities off with a gun salute followed by flag hoisting ceremonies.

Special prayers were also offered for the Kashmiri people during this testing time.

Flag-hoisting ceremonies took place at the PNS Zafar, Islamabad and the Pakistan War College, Lahore.

Boat rallies were also organised on the coastal areas including Karachi, Ormara, Gwadar and Keti Bandar.

Pakistan Navy boat rally at Karachi harbour.

Pakistan Navy boat rally at Karachi harbour.

Pakistan Navy boat rally in Ormara, Balochistan.

Pakistan Navy boat rally in Ormara, Balochistan.

Pakistan Navy boat rally in Gwadar.

Pakistan Navy boat rally in Gwadar.

An independence walk was also held at Sajwal and creek area.

Photos provided by Pakistan Navy

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