KHYBER AGENCY - Station Commander Col Kamal Mazari has said that Pakistan came into being after matchless sacrifices rendered by our ancestor and independence of the country will be maintained at any cost.

He expressed these views at a gathering organized in connection with the celebrations of the Pakistan Day here on Monday. Besides Col Kamal Mazari, large number of local tribal, forces officials and students attended the event.

Addressing on the occasion, Col Mazari stressed upon the masses to utilize all their energies for the stability of their motherland.  He asked them not to turn away their heads from rendering sacrifice to strengthen Pakistan that had come into existence with endless efforts and sacrifices of our forefathers. It is our sacred duty to safeguard our country and to keep its independence and for the purpose, he added, Pak Army and civilians should join hands to work for it.

Prior to it, he placed a floral wreath on the monument of martyrs and offered prayers for the prosperity of the country.