|Official name||Urdu: یوم پاکستان
lit. Yaum-e-Pakistan[Note 1]
|Significance||Commemoration of Pakistan Resolution and Constitution|
|Celebrations||Full Joint Inter-Services military parade, conferring of national decorations|
|Observances||Pakistan (Diplomatic missions of Pakistan in other countries)|
Pakistan Day (Urdu: یوم پاکستان, lit. Yaum-e-Pakistan) or Pakistan Resolution Day, also Republic Day, is a national holiday in Pakistan. It is celebrated on 23 March each year. It is the anniversary of the commemoration of the choosing the name "Pakistan" by Choudhary Rahmat Ali.
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- Official name is (Urdu: Urdu: یوم پاکستان, lit. Yaum-e-Pakistan) or Pakistan Day in English. The day also commemorates The Pakistan Resolution Day, Republic Day (Urdu: يوم جمهوريه) or as Joint Inter-Services parade. Unofficially, the day is also known as 23 March