Rawalpindi (Staff Report): Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor Director General has said the families of the martyred personnel will be honoured on Defence and Martyrs Day on September 6.
“Defence and Martyrs Day 6 Sep 2019. Like last year, let’s reach out to families of our shaheeds. Every shaheed be remembered,” Asif Ghafoor said in a tweet.
Defence and Martyrs Day 6 Sep 2019. Like last year, let’s reach out to families of our shaheeds. Every shaheed be remembered.
یوم دفاع و شہدا 6 ستمبر 2019۔ پچھلے سال کی طرح آئیں ہر شہید کے گھر چلیں۔— DG ISPR (@OfficialDGISPR) September 3, 2019
Earlier, ISPR chief said that the main ceremony would be held at the General Headquarters (GHQ) on September 6 in the daytime instead of evening.
He stated the programme to visit the home of every martyr was initiated last year and would be continued as the response was very good.
Pak Army’ media wing DG urged the people to display pictures of the martyrs in streets and residential areas, and express gratitude by visiting their families.