The young residents of DHA Karachi organized a candlelight vigil at Hilal Park in memory of those killed at Army Public School in Peshawar on Tuesday. The participation was very impressive and the most encouraging part was large attendance by young residents of the area. The vigil started at 5:30 pm for an hour, however people kept coming in large groups till 7 pm.
Participants lit candles and offered prayers for the victims. Some of the young participants also spoke on the occasion where they emphasised on the unity of the nation at this difficult time. The organisers, along with members of The Association of Defence Residents (ADR), joined federation of 16 residents representative bodies of DHA, plan to organise more such events in the days to come.-PR