Allama Iqbal’s 138th birth anniversary being celebrated today, change of guard ceremony held
SIALKOT (92 News) – The 138th birth anniversary of poet, philosopher Dr Allama Muhammad Iqbal is being celebrated today (Monday).
Allama Muhammad Iqbal had conceived the idea of Pakistan. The change of guard ceremony was held at the mausoleum of Allama Iqbal in Lahore this morning.
A smartly-turned Pakistan Navy’s contingent took over the charge from the Punjab Rangers. Station Commander Navy Lahore Commodore SM Shahzad was chief guest on the occasion.
Governor Punjab Rafiq Rajwana, Corps Commander Lahore Lieutenant General Sadiq Ali, General Officer Commanding (GOC) Lahore Tariq Amman and Director General Punjab Rangers Umer Farooq Barki laid floral wreath at the mausoleum of Dr Allama Iqbal and offered Fateha.
On the occasion, Governor Punjab Rafiq Rajwana said that we should try to spread Allama Iqbal’s message of Islam in the world.