Srinagar: Pakistan celebrated its 77th National Day and an impressive function was held at Parade Avenue near the landmark Shakarparian hills on Thursday, media reports said.
As per reports Pak Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, President Mamnoon Hussain and COAS General Qamar Bajwa attended the ceremony.
Personnel from all three armed forces: Pakistan Army, Navy and Air Force, along with their counterparts from China, Saudi Arabia and Turkey, displayed their strength on the occasion, media reports added.
The parade started with a colourful flypast. The flypast comprised of multiple formations including JF-17, F-16 and aircraft of Pakistan Army’s Aeronautical Corps.
Meanwhile, Indian president, Paranabh Mukharjee has congratulated the people of Pakistan on their National Day.