Candle Light Vigils were held on Defence Day 2018 in DHA Karachi

DHA Karachi observed 6th September, Defence Day of Pakistan with national fervor and solemnity to commemorate the supreme sacrifices rendered by our valiant Armed Forces for the defence of the sacred frontiers of the homeland. Candle Light Vigils were held in DHA Nisar Shaheed Park, DHA Maj Khalid Shaheed Park and DHA Capt Farhan Shaheed Park where members of civil society visited the venue in a large number and lit candles to pay their homage to the Shudas and Ghazis for their valour and sacrifices rendered to thwart the nefarious designs of the enemy.

The residents and citizens including young men, women, students and people from different walks of life stood in respect and also paid tributes to the citizens of the nation who imbued with patriotic fervor and unwavering resolve stood alongside the valiant Armed Forces in defence of the country. Tables were placed in the park covered with flowers on which candles were tastefully and aesthetically laid out. National songs played in the background added to the inspiration and resolve of the visitors creating a profound decorum on the occasion.

Administrator DHA Brig Shahid Hassan Ali in a message paid glowing tributes to the unwavering nation’s resolve and the courage and sacrifices of the brave soldiers of Armed Forces demonstrated during September war. He said that the indomitable spirit of September must be demonstrated in our national life not only on 6th September but throughout the year. He reiterated DHA’s resolve to continue contributing to the strength, well being and progress of the country.

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