KARACHI: A formidable Change of Guard ceremony was held on the mausoleum of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah as your entire nation celebrated the anniversary of Independence of Pakistan.
A neatly turned out contingent of Pakistan Naval Academy cadets, clad in ceremonial clothes, assumed ceremonial guard duties at Mazar-e-Quaid with conventional spirit, enthusiasm and navy customs to mark the Independence Day celebrations. Commodore Coaching Ashore, Commodore Irfan Taj, graced the event as Chief Visitor and reviewed the guard.
The Chief Visitor and neatly turned out cadets of Pakistan Navy introduced Qaumi Salam to Father of the Nation, Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah. The ceremonial Guard Mounting was adopted by laying of a floral wreath at Mazar-e-Quaid by the Chief Visitor on behalf of Chief of the Naval Workers, Officers and males of Pakistan Navy. In a while, the Chief Visitor provided Fateha and recorded his remarks in customer’s e-book and paid wealthy tribute to our beloved Quaid.
Earlier, the day dawned with Gun Salutes and particular prayers have been provided in all Naval mosques for progress and prosperity of the nation and significantly for the success of Kashmir battle, expressing solidarity with the folks of Kashmir following the unlawful unilateral act of Indian authorities to alter the standing of occupied Kashmir.
Such cowardly acts won’t ever change the bottom realities and in the end the Kashmiris will succeed of their simply and rightful battle. Pakistan Navy Ships and Institutions have been illuminated in conventional Naval method. Flag hoisting ceremonies have been held at Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore and items of Pakistan Navy throughout the coastal areas.
Numerous actions together with singing of nationwide anthem at Naval items/ institutions in addition to numerous sports activities fixtures, have been held as a part of the Independence Day celebrations. Different actions of the day lengthy celebrations included particular Independence Day Fishing Boat Rallies/ Races held in Karachi, Ormara, Gwadar and different coastal areas.
Independence Day celebrations at academic establishments of Pakistan Navy have been additionally held the place faculty kids introduced vibrant tableaus on nationwide songs and speech/ declamation contests have been held highlighting the significance of Independence Day. Quite a few Independence Day ceremonies have been additionally held in Pakistan Navy items at Ormara, Pasni, Gwadar, Jiwani, Turbat and Creeks areas. An Independence Day stroll was additionally organized in Sajjawal, Chaur Jamali through which a lot of locals participated with zeal and fervor.
On this event, Pakistan Navy additionally launched a particular nationwide music highlighting the importance of Independence and carrying a message of unity, cohesion & concord and function of Pakistan Navy in safeguarding maritime frontiers of our motherland.
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Furthermore, on the event of Pakistan Day, the President of Pakistan has additionally accredited navy & civil awards to Officers, CPOs/ Sailors and Civilians of Pakistan Navy. The awards embrace 03 Hilal-e-Imtiaz (Navy), 02 Sitara-e-Basalat, 08 Tamgha-e-Basalat, 14 Sitara-e-Imtiaz (Navy) and 13 Tamgha-e Imtaiz (Navy).
As well as, 04 awards of Imtiazi Sanad and 98 awards of Tamgha-e- Khidmat (Navy) have been accredited upon Grasp Chief Petty Officers, Chief Petty Officers and Sailors. Letter of Commendation from Chief of Naval Workers has additionally been awarded to 66 Officers, Grasp Chief Petty Officers, Chief Petty Officers/Sailors and civilians.