Pakistan Day is a very important day for the nation. It is the day of 23rd March 1940, when the Pakistan Resolution was passed. Every year this day of 23rd March is celebrated with great enthusiasm and national feeling.
The day starts with prayers in mosques for the progress and solidarity of Pakistan. 31 gunshots are fired at the capital Islamabad and 21 gunshots are fired at the provincial capitals. March pasts and Rallies are held in the provincial capitals.
In schools and colleges, the national flag is hoisted arid sports held. Sports and other competitions are also held in the various localities of the city and the villages for young men. Prizes are distributed. Speeches are given to stress the importance of the day at all institutions. People resolve to serve the nation with their heart and soul.