President, PM urge nation to reaffirm commitment to values of brotherhood, sacrifice

President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, in their separate messages on Eid-ul-Azha, have urged the nation to reaffirm their commitment to the values of brotherhood, sacrifice, and selflessness on this occasion.

In his message, President Asif Ali Zardari highlighted the significance of Eid ul-Azha and encouraged everyone to share the joy of Eid with those around them, especially those, who are unable to celebrate due to financial constraints.

In a message, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif said the day serves as an occasion to unite the people and foster the bonds of brotherhood and fraternity as well as to look after the less fortunate amongst us and make them part of our collective celebration.

He said on this Eid day, we pray for our Palestinian and Kashmiri brothers and sisters who are bravely facing brutal foreign occupation but remain steadfast in their struggle to achieve their right of self-determination.

Federal Information Minister Attaullah Tarar has also extended greetings to
Pakistani nation and Muslim Ummah on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha.

In his message, he said this day reminds us deep spirit of sacrifice, love and sincerity.

He said by understanding the great philosophy of sacrifice, we should take care of the poor and weaker segments of society.

He prayed May Allah Almighty maintain peace and stability in our homeland and the whole world.

The Armed Forces of Pakistan, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee and Services Chiefs have extended their warm felicitations to all Pakistanis on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha.

According to the Inter Services Public Relations, this sacred event embodies the spirit of sacrifice for the greater good.

It said on this auspicious day, we are indebted to our martyrs and ghazis for the independence and peace which prevail in the country, and pay tribute to their ultimate sacrifices.

Source: Radio Pakistan