Terms May 28 as a day of dignity for Pakistan,
Muzaffarabad: (Parliament Times) President Muslim League -Nawaz Azad Jammu and Kashmir and prime minister Raja Muhammad Farooq Haider Khan has announced to observe ”Yome -e-Takbeer” on May 28 at all district headquarters of AJ&K.
On 28 May, former prime minister of Pakistan Muhammad Nawaz Sharif made the Pakistan 7th in the world and 1st Islamic Atomic power by conducting the nuclear test.
”The day is commemorated every year on May 28 to mark the conduction of nuclear tests on the very day, in 1998, making seventh nuclear nation of the world and first Islamic state equipped with nuclear arsenal, ”prime minister said.
The prime minister also reminded the nation about the historic background of the event. On May 11, 1998, India with its nuclear tests had disturbed the balance of power in the South Asian region.
The prime minister said that after conducting nuclear tests, defense of Pakistan became impregnable and the enemies could not dare to look towards it with bad intentions.
He said, now the enemies had changed their strategy and were trying to weaken the country internally.
He directed to all the chapters of PML-N including party’s Overseas, students, youth and traders wings to observe this day. This is a day of dignity of Pakistan, he said.