Major General Barbar Itikhar, the Director General of Inter-Service Public Relations, said Thursday that on May 28, 1998, Pakistan had restored the balance of power in the region.
The Director General of ISPR paid tribute to Youm-e-Takbeer, who said that Pakistan has successfully established a credible and minimal nuclear deterrent.
The Army spokesperson, on behalf of the armed forces, pays tribute to all personnel involved in this process, including scientists and engineers.
The country is observing Youm-e-Takbeer today to commemorate the historic nuclear test carried out by Pakistan in the Chachi Mountains of Balochistan in 1998.
On May 28, the National Day to commemorate the Chagai-I and Chagai-II tests, Pakistan detonated five Pokhran-II explosions in India in 1998 and detonated seven nuclear devices.