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Lahore: Inflation results in ‘dampened’ Defence Day

By Ali Usman (Daily Times)

LAHORE: Defence Day is being celebrated today, however, the traditional enthusiasm is missing from the people because of inflation and the country’s law and order situation, experts said on Friday.

Though the City District Government Lahore (CDGL) has pasted various posters of the martyrs of 1965 at the Town Hall, most Lahoris remained indifferent about the day. In previous years, Pakistan Television (PTV), the state-run channel, used to broadcast special programmes on the day. However, this year, most television channels have not arranged any special programmes for Defence Day. Continue reading