Lahore, September 06, 2020 (PPI-OT): Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar, in his message on Pakistan Air Force Day said that today is the day to pay tribute to the great achievements and sacrifices rendered by “Falcons of Pakistan Air Force”. He said that September 7 is a memorable day in the history of Pakistan Air Force. September 7, 1965, is a bright chapter in the history of the Pakistan Air Force as on this day Falcons of Pakistan set an example of courage and bravery. He said that the warriors of PAF while defending the airspace defeated the cunning enemy and destroyed their air force.
The unforgettable role of the Pakistan Air Force will always be remembered in golden words. He said that the whole nation is proud of the professional abilities and capability of PAF Falcons. Even today, the Pakistan Air Force is ready to respond every move of the enemy with the same zeal and the spirit exhibited in 1965. The Pakistan Air Force demonstrated its professional abilities by shooting down two Indian warplanes in February for violating the Line of Control. The chief minister said that we salute the falcons of Pakistan Air Force for protecting the airspace of Pakistan.
He said that by the grace of Allah Almighty, our brave forces have foiled the nefarious designs of the enemy in the past and will continue to do so in the future as well. All three Armed Forces of Pakistan are professional forces and are always vigilant in defending the beloved homeland. He said that the courage and unparalleled bravery displayed by Pakistan Air Force in the 1965 war has been written in golden words. The Pakistan Air Force is one of the best air forces in the world and the nation is proud of it.
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Directorate General Public Relations
Government of the Punjab