“14 August 1947” marks the day when Pakistan got independence from colonialism and brutal slavery of 200 years. Every year this day is celebrated as an Independence day in Pakistan.
Like every country they also celebrate their independence day with great zest and zeal. People celebrate this day with great enthusiasm and every nook and corner is coloured green and white following the colour code of their national flag.
Prime minister of Pakistan hoist national flag at various places and addresses the country. Schools and colleges also form the part of celebration and organize various cultural programs to commemorate the day.
It is a gazetted holiday in the whole nation. Most of the Pakistanis visit tomb of Quid who is said to be the founder of Pakistan. They also pay tribute to hundreds of people who sacrificed their lives in the freedom struggle.