LANDIKOTAL, 27 July: For the first time in Pakistan’s history, the national flag hoisting and march past ceremony was organised at the Pak-Afghan border at Torkham on Wednesday.

TNN correspondent from Landikotal said the flag hoisting ceremony was held at 6:00am and the flag will be lowered in the evening with Pakistan’s national anthem after which the border gate of Torkham will be closed for all kinds of traffic.

During the ceremony, the security forces present march past and the spectators silently listen to the national anthem.