First Independence Day In “Naya Pakistan”! How Our Country’s Big-shots Are Celebrating It?

14th August- the day of Pakistan’s freedom. It is more than just a celebrated occasion for Pakistanis. We are observing the passion and the “Junoon” for celebrating a day that shaped our past, present and future as a nation.  As our new assembly took oath yesterday, it is an official beginning of a new journey. The world is keen to how our politicians and influential figures are celebrating this independence day in “Naya Pakistan”.
Independence day of Pakistan
Courtesy: Dawn
Let’s peek into the social media accounts of these big-shot to glimpse the highlight of today’s celebrations.

Imran Khan

Imran Khan celebrating independence day with a message for all, he said, “On this independence day I am filled with the great optimism. Despite our grave economic crises, due to corruption and cronyism, I know if we are united in resolve, we will rise to the challenge and Pakistan will rise to the challenge and Pakistan will become the great nation envisaged by our Quaid and Iqbal” Sure Khan Sahib!! Pakistan will be the best among all countries in the world, if we are united.

Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad

Shahbaz Sharif

Bilawal Bhutto Zardari

As a first time ever member of National Assembly, we have high hopes from this young leader.

Marvi Memon

Marvi Memon, a renowned member of PML(N) also shared her wishes on Twitter to be united in good and bad times and to respect each other’s differences.

Sherry Rehman

As a senior political leader, she is promoting the concept of equal rights among the citizens. BTW we love the desi touch!

Asif Ali Zardari

The official twitter account of Pakistan Peoples Party this video showing the Zardari-Bhutto family celebrating independence day with patriotic zeal.

Wasim Akhtar

The ex-mayor of Karachi celebrated this independence day by paying tribute to Quaid-e-Azam and hosting a ceremony at Metropolitan Corporation Headquarter, Karachi.

Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor

Our Armed forces celebrated this independence day by initiating simultaneous plantation of 2 Million trees today across the country under Army arrangements.

An Unconventional & Honorary Shout-out

Martin Kobler Wishing Pakistan Independence Day

The German Ambassador in Pakistan is bleeding green with us. He posted this video to his twitter account and we are living for the muffler! And he looks adorable! The day was full of lights, laughter, cheerful noise, and adventure. We pray that the essence and importance of this day is highlighted every year with the same spirit.