‘Youm-e-Takbeer’ Day of National Pride, Determination, Courage: President ICCI

Tue May 28 2024
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ISLAMABAD: President of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) Ahsan Zafar Bakhtawari on Tuesday said that Youm-e-Takbeer is a day of national pride, determination, and courage.

In a statement, he said that May 28, 1998, is celebrated as the day when Pakistan became the first nuclear power of the Islamic world.

He said that it is a day to renew our commitment to defending our country and freedom. The government has declared May 28 as a national holiday to commemorate this achievement.

The day marks the failure of internal and external enemies’ evil plans against Pakistan, he said, adding that the nuclear tests ensured the country’s independence, sovereignty, and regional integrity.

President ICCI Highlights Business Community’s Role in National Building

Bakhtawari said that the business community will continue to contribute to the national building and economic development of the country.

He also expressed his commitment to support the efforts of the government and armed forces of the country for economic uplift and social prosperity.

He added that a strong and stable economy was a prerequisite for further strengthening the defence capabilities.

Ahsan Zafar also appreciated the efforts of all those who contributed to making Pakistan a nuclear power of the world and called them heroes of the nation.

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