The Pakistani Embassy in Beijing celebrates the 76th anniversary of Pakistan's independence



To commemorate 76th anniversary of Pakistan’s Independence Day, a flag hosting ceremony was held add the Embassy of Pakistan, Beijing, today.


The event began with the recitation from the holy Quran, followed by Ambassador Moin ul Haque raising of the national flag. Messages by the President and the Prime Minister were also read out.

President Dr. Arif Alvi in his message paid tribute to the sacrifices rendered by our founding fathers and workers of the Pakistan movement. President urged the countrymen to work for welfare of deprived sections of society and uphold the principles of democracy freedom, equality, socioeconomic justice and moral and ethical values as enunciated by Islam. The president also reiterated Pakistan’s unwavering and continued political diplomatic and moral support 4 Kashmiri brethren in their legitimate right to self determination.

Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif in his message paid homage to the Quaid-i-Azam’s visionary leadership and also the other leaders for their struggles that resulted in the creation of Pakistan. Prime Minister praised the resilience of Pakistanis to face the worst natural disasters and will to rebuild. Prime Minister said that this day gives us an opportunity to reflect on the sacrifices of the past, celebrate the achievements of the present and envision a brighter future of our country. Prime Minister urged Pakistanis to work towards a nation that embodies the principal of justice equality and prosperity for all.

In his address, Ambassador Moin ul Haque congratulated Pakistanis on 76th Independence Day of Pakistan. He commended the efforts of our forefathers and leaders who conceived and crystallized the idea of independent and sovereign Muslim state in subcontinent. He stated that on the special day let us all pledge to renew our commitment to build a more prosperous and united Pakistan and remain steady fast and work with full dedication for the development and betterment of our country. He spoke about the special friendship between Pakistan and China which is time tested and growing stronger. He added that this year is important for both countries as we are celebrating the 10th anniversary of BRI and CPEC and also celebrating the year of tourism exchanges between our both countries. Ambassador also expressed solidarity with the people of I IO JK and Pakistan’s commitment to the just cause of Kashmiris struggle for freedom.


The event was attended by a large number of members of Pakistani community, Chinese friends, media and Embassy officials with their families.

(APD News)