Birth anniversary of Maj Shabbir Sharif Shaheed (NH) being observed today

ARIFWALA, Apr 27 (APP):The 76th birth anniversary of Maj Shabbir Sharif Shaheed who received Nishan-e-Haider in the war of 1971, will be observed on Sunday with great reverence and devotion. To this effect, ceremonies will be held in Arifwala and across the country.

Born on April 28, 1943 in Kunjara town of district Gujrat, Major Shabbir Sharif Shaheed joined Pakistan Army after getting training at Military Academy Kakul. He embraced Shahadat in 1971 war at Head Sulemanki front on 6th September.

High ranked military and civil officials will visit Miani Sahib graveyard today to lay floral wreath on his grave and offer fateha for him.