President Asif Ali Zardari has said Pakistan Day is an occasion for expressing the resolve that no dictator will be permitted to usurp the basic fundamental rights of people or trample on democratic aspirations. In a message on the occasion of Pakistan Day, the President said, “On this day, let us resolve that we will not permit any dictator to usurp the basic fundamental rights of our people, nor allow them to trample on our democratic aspirations.” “This requires that we work in the spirit of tolerance, mutual accommodation and respect for dissent,”  he added.