ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) – After a seven-year gap, Pakistan is all set to witness military parade in full glory in capital Islamabad on Pakistan Day tomorrow (Monday). The parade will include exhibition of state of the art military weapons and salutes from the commandos of Special Services Group.
According to details, the Pakistan Day celebrations will begin with 21-gun salute after special prayers.
The parade will include national songs, a long tradition known to lift patriotic spirits. A special squad of women will also present the salute.
The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) commandos will also join the army to put on an air show including fly-past and march-past. The parade will also feature salutes from men of Pakistan Navy, Frontier Constabulary and Strategic Plans Divisions squads.
Salutes from horse-riders, Mechanized Infantry Unit, Light Infantry Commando Battalion squad, Pakistan Army Aviation helicopters, MI17s, Cobra gunship helicopters will also be part of the parade.
Pakistan army’s missiles Ra’ad, Nasr, Tank Al Zarrar and Al-Khalid will also be part of the parade.
The flute reflecting cultures of all four provinces of Pakistan will also be part of the parade. The parade will also include local dance and cultural tunes.
President of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain will oversee the parade as Supreme Commander.