Patriot Web Desk: Pakistanis around the globe celebrated the land mark 70th Independence Day Anniversary on Monday. Events were held throughout the country to celebrate the day.
The day began with a 31-gun salute in the federal capital along with a 21-gun salute in each provincial capital.
Flag hoisting ceremonies were held in the provincial capitals and district headquarters, and change of guard ceremonies were held at Mazar-i-Quaid and Mazar-i-Iqbal.
However it were the celebrations by the Pakistani Sikh Community in Peshawar that stole the show, here are some of the pictures from the rally taken out by the Sikh Community in Peshawar to mark the Independence Day.
*Pictures courtesy Facebook page: Qissa Khawani. Photos taken by Azmat Ali Shah