Kathmandu . On the occasion of the 75th Independence Day of Pakistan, a simple and graceful flag hoisting ceremony was held at Embassy of Pakistan today. Charge d`Affaires, Mr. Adnan Javed Khan hoisted the flag. Due to COVID-19 pandemic only Embassy’s Officers & Officials attended the ceremony.
Messages of President, Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Pakistan were read out. Addressing the flag hoisting ceremony Charge d`Affaires Mr. Adnan Javed Khan recalled the history of Pakistan movement under the leadership of Quaid-i- Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah. Referring to the Jammu Kashmir dispute, the Charge d`Affaires said that resolution of this long outstanding dispute in accordance to the wishes of the people and the UN resolutions would complete the agenda of the partition.
In the evening, the Embassy in collaboration with Nepal-Pakistan Friendship and Cultural Association (NPFCA) organized a simple reception to celebrate 75th Independence Day of Pakistan at Aloft Hotel, Kathmandu. Rt. Honourable Vice President of Nepal Mr. Nanda Bahadur Pun Vice President of Nepal graced the occasion as the chief guest. Speaking at the occasion, Rt. Honourable Vice President recollected the deepness of Nepal-Pakistan friendly relations and praised the support of Pakistan in Nepal’s development endeavors.