Patriotic spirit: Independence day events to start today, says DCO

Talking to reporters at Bagh-i-Jinnah, he says national flag will be hoisted over major private and public buildings.

Our Correspondent August 01, 2014


District Coordination Officer Noorul Amin Mengal said on Thursday that Independence day celebrations would begin in the district from August 1 (today) and continue throughout the month. Talking to reporters at Bagh-i-Jinnah, he said the national flag would be hoisted over major private and public buildings.

“The arrangements have been finalised for celebrations throughout the month of August,” he said.

“A walk, speech and quiz competitions, seminars, painting exhibitions and national songs contests will be held during the month,” he said.

District Coordination Officer said decorative lights would be fixed on public and private buildings and streets and markets would be decorated ahead of August 14.

He said the citizens should participate in the ceremonies.

Published in The Express Tribune, August 1st, 2014.


Saleem | 9 years ago | Reply

Instead of wasting time on these nonsense please go and donate your time, effort & money to IDPs. They need your support more than anything else.

fappy | 9 years ago | Reply

Independence day celebrations??? what is it are we celebrating? Millions homeless? World Food Program? Ban on PIA? Attacks on airports? 50,000 terror victims? Epidemics? Rapes, Acid victims? Failed Railway? Migrating Minorities?

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