ISLAMABAD: Preparations are underway to celebrate Pakistan Day with great national zeal and patriotic spirit on Friday.

Armed Forces are busy in rehearsals and drills to celebrate the day in a spectacular manner.

Preparations for 23rd March Parade are in full swing at Shakarparian parade ground of Islamabad. 

Participating troops include foot columns of Pakistan Army, Pakistan Navy, PAF, Frontier Corps, Northern Light Infantry, Special Service Group from three Services and Camel Band.

The Islamabad Traffic police devised a special traffic plan for maintaining smooth flow of traffic on the city roads.