Preparations afoot to celebrate Independence Day



RAWALPINDI, Aug 02 (APP):Jashan-e-Azadi preparations have been started here as the
nation will celebrate its 72th Independence Day with great enthusiasm and
national fervor on Aug 14 (Tuesday).
The Independence Day will be celebrated on August 14 with a pledge to
work with zeal for a strong and prosperous Pakistan.
Nowadays the people, especially the children are enthusiastically purchasing national flags,
buntings, posters, stickers and candles to decorate their homes to
celebrate the independence day. Decorative items are in high demand these days
including national flags, multi-colored garlands, badges, Minar-e-Pakistan
models and portraits of the Quaid-e-Azam and national heroes. The business
of these items at all big stores as well as by roadside vendors remains on peak
during August 1 to 14, which shows the zeal of people belonging to all ages.
In Rawalpindi, Jashan-e-Azadi preparations are getting momentum as the
vendors have
set up stalls for the sale of Colorful bunties, national flags, banners and
picture of national
who struggled day and night to achieve a common goal. National songs are in the
air, which gives the message that whole nation is united and tidy. The
national flags are being hoisted at the important buildings to celebrate the
day in a befitting manner.