ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan will be attending the Defence and Martyr’s Day ceremony being held at army’s General Headquarters on September 6 as the chief guest, said Information Minister Chaudhry Fawad Hussain on Wednesday.

“Prime Minister Imran Khan will grace ‘Defence and Martyrs Day’ ceremony on September 6 at GHQ as chief guest,” Chaudhry tweeted.

On Aug 28, Major General Ghafoor, director general of Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), had revealed amidst a conference that the country’s martyrs will be honoured on the Defence and Martyrs Day adding that “Every martyr of our nation should be visible on September 6.”

The conference was informed that the main ceremony of the Defence day of Pakistan would be held at General Headquarters and broadcast live on National television.

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