ISLAMABAD: State Ministers Anusha Rehman and Saira Afzal Tarar inaugurated the Azadi Train that is going to start its month-long journey on Wednesday.

The train will travel from Peshawar to Karachi. The train will be having 22 compartments and out of them there will be five 3-D floats representing the culture and symbols of all provinces, Azad Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan. 

Pakistan Railways has not forgotten the sacrifices of armed forces that they have made to ensure the sovereignty of the country and has allotted two compartments of the train to show the sacrifices made by the armed forces.The train will stop over different stations and finally it will conclude its journey in Karachi on 11th.–Staff Reporter

Minister of State for Information and Technology Anusha Rehman on the occasion said, "We must remember the Independence Movement and Ideology of Pakistan and we need to show unity on the Independence Day." She further said that nation is being divided in the name of long marches and protests.