Senate recommends 16th Dec as Pakistan’s Children Day


ISLAMABAD: The Senate unanimously adopted a resolution placing on record its deep sense of sorrow and grief over barbaric and dastardly attack on Army Public School in Peshawar.


Moved by Leader of the House Raja Muhammad Zafar-ul-Haq, the resolution expressed deep sense of appreciation and support that in the aftermath of the attack, valiant armed forces launched military action against terrorism.
Military operation in the form of Zarb-e-Azb resulted in elimination of large number of terrorists and their hide-outs.

The House expressed great satisfaction and pride at the national unity that has been demonstrated by people of Pakistan and the resolve to combat and destroy all forms of terrorism.

It recommended to the Government to declare 16th of December as Pakistan’s Children Day and that prayers are offered on that day every year in memory of martyrs and security and prosperity of Pakistan.