Rawalpindi - April 29, 2012: Yaum-e-Shuhada will be observed with perseverance and solemnity at all Garrisons of the country on 30 April 2012. The day will be marked to commemorate the sacrifices of Pakistan Army, while protecting the motherland against internal and external threats.
Wreath laying ceremonies will be held at Yadgar-e-Shuhada's to pay homage to supreme sacrifices rendered by sons of the soil.
Yaum-e-Shuhada's main ceremony will be held at GHQ, where Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani will be the host. Yaum-e-Shuhada ceremony will be witnessed by a large number of families of Shuhada, Parliamentarians, services chiefs, diplomats and people from all walks of life including the media.