ISLAMABAD: Preparations for Pakistan Day to be observed on March 23 are in full swing and to mark the day in befitting manner a rehearsal of the parade was held at parade venue Shakarparian here on Wednesday.
The parade was participated by foot columns of Army, Navy, PAF, Frontier Corps, Northern Light Infantry, Mujahid Force, Islamabad Police, tri Services Lady officers, tri services Armed Forces Nursing Service, Girls Guide, Boys Scouts, Special Service Group from three Services, mechanized columns of Armoured Corps, Artillery, Army Air Defence, Signals, Engineers, Army Strategic Force Command, Camel Band and President’s Body Guard participated in the parade
Fighter aircrafts of PAF, aircraft of Pakistan Navy and helicopters of Army Aviation also rehearsed flypast for the final day. Aerobatics of PAF Sherdil team and JF-17 thunder and F-16 were also part of today’s rehearsal. Skydivers of three services made para-jumps.
Lieutenant General Najib Ullah Khan, Director General Joint Staff, Lieutenant General Zamir ul Hasan Shah, Adjutant General Pakistan Army, Lieutenant General Malik Zafar Iqbal, Corps Commander and other representatives from three services and organizers witnessed the rehearsal.