The federal government has announced reduced working hours for 6th September, Friday, to commemorate Defence Day as well as “Kashmir Solidarity Day to observe solidarity with Kashmiris.”
The Ministry of Interior issued a notification regarding the matter late on Wednesday.
It said that all offices throughout the country will be closed at 3:00 pm to commemorate the Defence Day of Pakistan, observe solidarity with the people of Kashmir and visit the families of martyrs.
The 54th Defence Day will be celebrated with national zeal on 6th September, Friday.
The ISPR has also released a promo in this regard.
In a Twitter post on Tuesday, DG ISPR General Asif Ghafoor said: “Defence and Martyrs Day 6 Sep 2019. Like last year, let’s reach out to families of our shaheeds. Every shaheed is remembered.”