On the call of the Government of Pakistan, Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) commemorated the Pakistan Defense Day as Kashmir Solidarity Day by organizing an all-day event to present the message to the families of martyrs and the people of Kashmir that they stand with them. The day comprised of multiple activities which were spread out throughout the day.
The Company’s Corporate Communication Department took the lead in organizing the activities.
At exactly 12:30 noon, the Company executives and staff led by DMDs Imran Farookhi and M. Amin Rajput converged at the Head Office podium to hoist the national flag while everyone present sang in unison.
The flag hoisting was followed by dua for the martyrs and for the success of Kashmiri cause.
Throughout the day, an SMD erected just outside the main gate of the building screened in-house developed videos honouring the heroes who laid down their lives for Pakistan. National songs too played on in the giant screen.
After the Jumma prayers, Quran Khawani was also arranged to pray for male and female employees for the departed souls.
During the day, the Company employees also visited homes of martyrs where they met with the families of the heroes who defended their borders against the enemy aggression and in the process embraced martyrdom.