Tuesday, October 4, 2022

National Resilience Day being observed today to mark tragic earthquake of 2005

National Resilience Day being observed today to mark tragic earthquake of 2005

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – National Resilience Day is being observed on Thursday to mark the 15th year of the tragic earthquake of 2005.

The 2005 earthquake claimed thousands of lives besides causing massive damage to infrastructure especially in Azad Kashmir and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Different events are being organized in different parts of the country including Azad Jammu and Kashmir to express solidarity and sympathies with the victims of calamities.

The day dawned with special prayers in mosques for the martyrs and prosperity of the country.

One minute silence will be observed at all district headquarters at 08.54 am.

Radio stations and TV channels will broadcast special programmes to mark the day. 

Main ceremony will be held at university ground Muzaffarabad today.

AJK Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider will lay floral wreath at Martyrs’ Memorial.