Karachi: Pakistan and rest of the world have warmly welcomed year 2019 with celebratory fireworks in the major cities and also hoped wishes and ambitions for the upcoming year.
Bahria Town management in Lahore arranged a magnificent fireworks in Lahore and extended its New Year greetings.
People around the country and globed wished that this year will bring forth peace, prosperity and happiness.
Security measures were taken to manage the crowd and avoid aerial firing and other illegal activities.
Heavy police was deployed in various areas of Karachi since the government had not allowed the swimming on beach, aerial firing and silencer-less bikes.
Aerial firing was banned to avoid casualties and heavy police contingents were deployed to impose this ban in Lahore, Karachi, Islamabad, Peshawar, Quetta and Rawalpindi.
Prime minister of Pakistan Imran Khan has also shared his greeting on his Official Facebook page regarding the New Year and termed it as a hope to the Pakistanis.