Pretoria(nadeem shabeer) 54th Defence Day of Pakistan along with solidarity day for kashmir was commemorated in a local hotel Pretoria. South African Army Chief Lieutenant General Lindile Yam was the chief guest on the occasion. Members of diplomatic corps, pakistani community and people from various walks of life participated. Dr.Sohaial Ahmed khan, High Commissioner of Pakistan, Pretoria and Brigadier Farhan Defence Advisor of Pakistan to South Africa expressed unshakable commitment of Pakistan to the cause of kashmir and vowed to use all moral, political/ diplomatic platforms to help the struggle of kashmir’s freedom from the Indian occupation. The chief guest Lieutenant General Lindile Yam spoke about the friendly relations between Pakistan and South Africa. He also said that kashmir issue must be resolved according to UNO resolutions. Kashmir publicity material including leaflets and banners were also displayed on the occasion.