BUREWALA - The martyr day (Yaume Shuhada) was observed here on Wednesday.

A special ceremony was held at the shrine of Major Tufail Muhammad Shaheed, Nishan-e-Haider, in Chak 253/EB Tufailabad, where district administration and members of National and Provincial Assembly laid floral wreaths.

According to detail, a ceremony was held at Major Tufail Muhammad Shaheed mazar where DCO Jawad Akram, DPO Sadiq Ali Dogar, MNAs Chaudhry Nazir Ahmad Arain, Syed Sajid Mehdi Saleem and MPAs Ch Irshad Ahmad Arain and Chaudhry Mohammad Yousuf Kseliya laid floral wreath to pay homage to the sacrifice of national hero who honoured martyrdom for the defence and sovereignty of the country. while a police contingent presented guard of honor.