ISLAMABAD, Aug 14 (APP): Pakistan’s Embassy in Jakarta Sunday held a flag hoisting ceremony to mark the 70th Independence Day of Pakistan.

Pakistan’s ambassador to Jakarta Aqil Nadeem hoisted the national flag in a simple but impressive ceremony held at the premises of the mission, said a message received here from the embassy.

The ceremony was attended among others by civil and military officials of the embassy and their families besides members of the Pakistani community staying in Indonesia.

The ambassador read out the Independence Day messages of the prime minister and president of Pakistan on the occasion.