MULTAN, Aug 23 (APP): Independence Day celebrations in full swing here at Railways Station in the city of saints Multan, with the arrival of Azadi Train later evening on Monday, arranged by Pakistan Railways in connection with Independence Day Celebrations.
The train taking stay at Peshawar Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Rawalpindi, Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Lahore and several other junctions arrived here.
The people of Multan warmly welcomed the Azadi Train. Shaista a visitor of Azadi Train said that it is a good effort by Pakistan Railways to initiate such a beautiful Azadi Train. She said that her whole family enjoyed to visit the galleries and cultural floats.
Another visitor Ahmed Rai said that people love to visit
such a informative galleries. The gallery of national heros also displayed the pictures of L/ Naik Saif Ali Janjoha Shaheed (Nishan e Haider, Maj Tufail Muhammad Shaheed (Nishan e Haider, Capt Col Sher Khan Shaheed Nishan e Haider, Hawaldar Lalik Jan Shaheed (Nishan e Haider, Capt Muhammad Sarwar Nishan e Haider, Maj. Shabir Shareef Shaheed Nishan e Haider, Las Naik Muhammad Mehfooz Shaheed Nishan e Haider, Maj. Muhammad Akram Shaheed Nishan Haider and Pilot Officer Rashid Minhas Shaheed Nishan e Haider.
The visitors highly appreciated Pakistan Railways and other
concerned departments for displaying such a beautiful pictures. A large number of people was also witnessed at Cultural floats.
The folk artists performances was also lauded by the locals. The puppet show of Pakistan National Council of the Arts was also attracted a large number of people.
Directorate of Media and Electronic Publications also maintained two galleries, specially Kashmir Gallery is attracting a huge crowed at Azadi Train.