SIALKOT - The people of Sialkot district wrote a golden history through sacrificing their lives for defending the motherland on Sep 6, 1965 during Indo-Pak war.

Defence Day of Pakistan reminds us the indomitable guts and supreme sacrifices of our gallant men’s, who 47 years ago, showed the world that the defence of Pakistan was impregnable.

September 6 stands out as a symbol of unity, faith and principle of a nation who fought for the creation of a state tooth and nail. The day when the nefarious designs of the enemy and his pride of numerical superiority were let down near Sialkot. It is the day to pay respect to the martyrs and ghazis, and derive inspiration from their iconic act of bravery and supreme sacrifices.

The day also proclaims that the proud sons of this bold nation are capable of defending the holy frontiers of the motherland.