(15-08-2017): The 70th anniversary of Pakistan’s Independence was celebrated at the Embassy of Pakistan, Tokyo with utmost zeal, fervor and enthusiasm drawing large number of Pakistani Community members. Ambassador Asad M. Khan hoisted the national flag whilst the audience recited the National Anthem of Pakistan.


The Ambassador read the messages of the President and Prime Minister of Pakistan. The messages emphasized upon making a firm commitment to adhere to our national objectives and goals besides promoting love and harmony to secure the future of the nation.


The Ambassador in his remarks reiterated that Pakistan had been achieved after rendering innumerable scarifies, hence, it was imperative upon all Pakistanis to strive for promoting peace, progress and unity in Pakistan. The Ambassador stressed that like other Pakistani Communities all over the world, the sizeable Pakistani Community in Japan had established itself in all fields and were significantly contributing towards the progress of both Japan and Pakistan. He expressed resolving work untiringly to further strengthen the close relationship between Japan and Pakistan. The Ambassador made special reference to the ongoing Japan-Pakistan friendship festival in Tokyo, which had been an unprecedented success drawing large number of people. He lauded the efforts of the community in taking lead for arranging a wonderful event at such a large scale.


The Ambassador concluded that it was high time to make a solemn pledge that we would not relent until the achievement of those national objectives which had been propagated by the father of the nation i.e to see Pakistan a united, dynamic, progressive and peace loving country.


TOKYO, PR # 42