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Welcome 2020, New Year celebrations kicks off in Pakistan

A new decade is officially arrived across the world. The people of Pakistan celebrated the New Year 2020 alongside the host of other countries across the world.

In Pakistan, various organizations have planned different programmes to welcome the New Year.
The people of Pakistan on the New Year eve, looked excited and they expressed hope for the country’s progress.

A large number of people gathered in different cities of Pakistan to witness fireworks events near their locality .

As the clock struck 12, fireworks lit up the night sky in different parts of the country as people celebrated the onset of another year.

New Year in Karachi

In Karachi, fireworks held on the beaches at Sea View. The city authorities had earlier banned aerial firing and swimming in the premises to avoid any mishap.

New Year in Lahore

A spectacular fireworks show took place at Bahria Town’s Eiffel Tower in Lahore, while in Islamabad, a show took place at the Parade ground.

Bahria Town arranged New Year programmes

Bahria Town, in line with its tradition, arranged New Year fireworks simultaneously in metropolitans of the country.

The fireworks arranged at Eiffel Tower Bahria Town Lahore, Eiffel Tower Bahria Town Karachi and Phase 8 Statue of Liberty Rawalpindi. The three events featured beautiful fireworks to celebrate the arrival of 2020.

Bahria Town has a tradition of organising spectacular events to celebrate every occasion in the country.

It it worth mentioning here that New Zealand was the first to mark the new year at 4 pm (PST) followed by Australia at 6pm PST. The country welcomed the New Year with fireworks over the famous Sky Tower in Auckland.

Alongside New Zealand, China, North Korea, South Korea and Japan also celebrated the New Year.While parts of Russia and Indonesia have also entered the new decade.

Samra Mazhar

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