Director General of Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Major General Asif Ghafoor Thursday underlined the need to remember the sacrifices of martyrs and their families for the motherland.

"It’s Defence and Martyrs Day today. Let’s visit homes of our martyrs. Let’s salute them and their great families." 

The spokesperson of the military's media wing further wrote, "Let’s thank them for their great sacrifices for our country. Great nations never forget their martyrs; we are a great nation," the DG ISPR said in a message on his official twitter handle.