Jan 10, 2014

Pakistan Military parade on March 23 2014 canceled

ISLAMABAD: The joint military parade in the federal capital due for March 23, 2014 has been cancelled on 6th consecutive year due to security reason, according to sources in the ministry of defence.

“We evaluated the security situation and availability of troops for this huge event, and consulted concerned security agencies which advised us not to go for this parade,” the top defence ministry official said.

Last time it took place in Islamabad was on 23rd March 2008.