ISLAMABAD, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 10th Augst,2016) : Different eateries in capital have started offering discounted `Azadi Meals' on the Independence Day to become part of the 'Jashan-i-Azadi' festivities. The patriotic citizens after buying Azadi dresses, flags, bunting, badges, balloons and other accessories are visiting different food outlets of their choice to enjoy special meal being offered on 'Azadi Day'. Only few food outlets in capital have announced to offer `Azadi Meals' on the day this year.
"It is a good trend that food outlets are also taking part in Independence Day celebration by offering discounted meals on the day", Aslam, a customer at Jinnah Super market said. Talking to APP, he said, "I hardly saw any restaurant during the previous years' Jashan-i-Azadi days to offer a special meal. It will be a unique trend that people will go out for enjoying special meals on the day." Fahad Shah, a resident of F-11 Markaz said, "One of the food outlet in my locality is offering `Azadi Meal package' and I will definitely go for it".
He said, "like Aftari and Sehri meal packages, now eateries in capital are also coming forward to become the part of Independence Day festivities by offering meal packages on the day". Amina Kamal, a young girl said,"Independence Day is not less than eid festival for me as I bought Azadi dress of green and white colour with matching bangles, badge and other items to celebrate the day". She said, "I will also go for having meal outside after visiting the decorated places on the day with my friends."