PAKISTAN AN OVER VIEW S A ALI. Islamic Republic of Pakistan The national flag of Pakistan is dark green in color with a white bar > white crescent in the centre and a five-pointed star.
AN OVER VIEW
S A ALI
The national flag of Pakistan is dark green in color with a white bar > white crescent in the centre
and a five-pointed star.
The white and dark green field represents: minorities & Muslim majority, respectively. The crescent on the flag represents: progress. The five-rayed star represents: light and knowledge.
Basic Facts and Information:> The Islamic Republic of Pakistan emerged as an independent State on 14 August 1947. > World’s 6th largest Nation – 162 Million population> World’s 3rd largest English speaking Nation.> World’s 5th largest democracy. World’s 15th largest economy. > World’s 9th largest Commercial vehicle manufacturer (Suzuki , Hundai, Honda, Toyota and Volvo)> World’s 5th largest standing Armed forces- 1.0 M > World’s 7th largest pool of Scientist/Engineers/Professional’s > 300 dailies, 400 weeklies & 700 periodicals. > GDP $347.3 Billion (GDP Rate: 7 %)
The country borders:> Iran on the West > India in the east > Afghanistan in the north > People's Republic of China in the north-west.
Pakistan is home to 108 peaks above 7,000 m and probably as many peaks above 6,000 m, and there is no count of the peaks above 5,000 and 4,000m. Five of the fourteen highest independent peaks in the world. 8000 to 9000 mtrs
Upon its creation, Pakistan consisted of two separate wings flanking northern India; in 1971, the country's eastern portion broke away to become Bangladesh.
King Shah Faisal MasjidThe National Masjid of Pakistan (Shah Faisal Masjid) is the largest masjid in the world, located in Islamabad,
the capital city of Pakistan
> USA 1.5 M Western Europe 1,000,000
> UK 2.0 M Saudi Arabia 1,200,000
> Canada 500,000 UAE 300,000
> Australia/ New Zeland 500,000 Kuwait, Bahrain 200,000
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