This year, the iconic Burj Khalifa bathed in the colors of the Indian tricolour to mark India’s 68th Republic Day, and it was also a warm gesture to celebrate the close bond between India and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). It was lit up with the Indian tricolour for two days – January 25 and 26.
And now on Thursday evening, Dubai’s Burj Khalifa was lit up with the colors of the Pakistani national flag to congratulate Pakistan on their 77th Republic Day.
Two light shows were organized at 7:15 PM and 9:15 PM at the world’s tallest building.
The official Twitter account of Burj Khalifa congratulated Pakistan,
— Burj Khalifa (@BurjKhalifa) March 23, 2017
March 23 commemorates the passing of the Lahore resolution when a separate nation for Muslims was demanded in 1940.
Watch the video here as Pakistani colors light up the sky.