The day unfolded with 31-firearm salute in the government capital and 21 in the commonplace capitals whilespecial supplications for the wellbeing and flourishing of the countrywere likewise offered at the season of Fajr. Extraordinary occasions are being held to check the day. The national media, both print and electronic, have chalked out a thorough scope design of the occasions to be held regarding the Defense Day.
Daily papers distributed uncommon supplements, while electronic media is broadcasting and broadcasting exceptional projects, implying the significance of the day. Change of Guard service was held at the tomb of Poet of the East Dr Mohammad Allama Iqbal in Lahore and at the sepulcher of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah.