Like other parts of the country, ‘Yaum-e-Takreem Shuhada-e-Pakistan’ was observed in Hazara division on Thursday to express solidarity with the country’s armed forces and particularly, pay tributes to the martyrs of valiant defenders of our borders. Rallies were held in all districts of Hazara division which where largely participated by people from all walks of life.
In Abbottabad under the supervision of the district administration, a huge rally was organized to pay tribute to the martyrs on the day of remembrance. Commissioner Hazara Division, Amir Sultan Tareen, led the rally, which commenced at Jalal Baba Auditorium and concluded at Fawara Chowk.
Addressing the participants on the occasion, the Commissioner said that by observing ‘Yaum-e-Takreem Shuhada-e-Pakistan’, we should send a message to the nation that respecting the martyrs, their families and their legacies should be the pride of every Pakistani. He emphasized that Pakistan Martyrs’ Day should foster love, peace, hope, dignity and profound affection for our martyrs, eradicating hatred and bitterness. Great nations always remember their martyrs and it lies upon us to meet their families, express gratitude for the sacrifices made for the beloved nation and pay homage to their unparalleled sacrifices, he added.
Amir Sultan Tareen highlighted that as a united nation, it was our duty to remember the sacrifices of the martyrs and do everything possible for the safety and stability of the beloved nation.