Malaysian PM will be Chief Guest on March 23rd: DG ISPR
ISLAMABAD: Malaysian Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad would be Chief Guest at Pakistan Day parade on March 23, Head of military’s media wing Major General Asif Ghafoor said.
Parade is being held on March 23 to mark Pakistan Day, Director General of Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.
“Guests include Defence Minister Azerbaijan, COAS Bahrain and govt officials from Oman. Various contingents from Azerbaijan, Bahrain, China, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka and Turkey would participate in parade,” he added.
Slogan of parade would be “Pakistan Zindabad”, according to Major General Ghafoor.
PakDayParade. PM Malaysia Dr Mahathir bin Mohamad will be the Guest of Honour. Guests include Def Minister Azerbaijan, COAS Bahrain & govt officials from Oman. Various contingents from Azerbaijan,Bahrain,China, KSA, Sri Lanka & Turkey will participate in Parade.#PakDayParade2019 pic.twitter.com/MCY89ZfCQq
— Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor (@OfficialDGISPR) March 13, 2019
DG ISPR further said, “Contingents of troops of Azerbaijan and Saudi Arabia will participate in the parade while paratroopers from Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and Sri Lanka will take part in free-fall jumps.”
Turkey’s F-16 and China’s J-10 jets would put up an aerial display, he added.