President Mamnoon Hussain Monday hoisted the national flag in a dignified ceremony held here to mark the celebrations of 70th Independence Day of Pakistan.
The ceremony held at the Jinnah Convention center was attended by Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Chinese Vice
premier Wang Yang, Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Chairman Senate Raza Rabbani, Chairman Joint Chief of
Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of theAir Staff Air Marshal Sohail Aman, Chief of the Naval StaffAdmiral Muhammad Zakaullah, a large number of
parliamentarians, diplomats, students and people from different walks of life.
During the ceremony, national anthem and national songs were played. Ustad Raees Ahmed also presented a blend of his
marvelous instrumental performance. (APP)