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THIS IS PAKISTAN
Basic Facts About Pakistan
Official Name
Islamic Republic of Pakistan
Father Of The Nation
Muhammad Ali Jinnah (1876-1948)
National Flag
Dark green with a white vertical bar, a white crescent and a five-pointed star in the middle, the flag symbolises Pakistan's profound commitment to Islam, the Islamic world and the rights of religious minorities.
State Emblem
The State Emblem consists of:
* The crescent and star which are symbols of Islam
* The shield in the centre shows Pakistan's four major crops
* Wreath surrounding the shield represents cultural heritage and
* Scroll contains Quaid's motto: Unity Faith, Discipline
National Tree
Deodar
National Animal
Markhor
Capital
Islamabad
National Anthem
Approved in August 1954. Composed by Abssul Asar Hafeez Jullundhri. Tune Composed by Ahmed G. Chagla.
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