Defence Day 2016 is being celebrated all over Pakistan, with full zeal and respect for the daring soldiers of our motherland.

To honor the sacrifices of our brave heroes of the 1965 war, this national day is observed every year on September 6 in memory of the endurances by the Pakistani Armed Forces.

What is more, 2016 marks the 51th anniversary of Pakistan’s Defence Day.

All over the country, special events are being organized at the defence formations where defence artillery will be displayed. The day began  with a 31-gun salute at the Federal Capital and 21-gun salute at provincial capitals.

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif  addressed the nation at General Headquarters (GHQ).

Listen to Vice Air Chief Marshal Imran Khalid’s Message on Defense Day. 

Lahore’s Fortress Stadium will also see a full-dressed rehearsal by Inter-Services Public Relations.

See highlight of Defence Day ceremonies being held over the nation below.

[fb_embed_post href=”” width=”550″/]

Pakistani Celebrities are also sending their heartfelt wishes to Pakistani army in light of Defence Day 2016.

💚💚💚💚💚💚💚💚PAKISTAN ZINDABAD💚💚💚💚💚💚💚💚

A post shared by Zainab Qayoom~ZQ (@zainaconda) on

#PAF #academy #Risalpur #uniform #honour #pride #defence #day all those brave men who put on this uniform. I salute u

A post shared by Mikaal Zulfiqar (@mikaalzulfiqar) on

Tumhe se ay mujahidon jahan ka sabhat he. Happy defence day. Pakistan Zindabad!!

A post shared by Mikaal Zulfiqar (@mikaalzulfiqar) on


A post shared by Danish Taimoor (@danishtaimoor16) on

[fb_embed_post href=”” width=”550″/]

[fb_embed_post href=”” width=”550″/]

Stay tuned to Brandsynario for more updates.