Pakistan is the fifth most populous and 33rd largest country located in South Asia. It has been historically and culturally associated with Iran, Afghanistan, India, and Turkey. It was founded in 1947 under the leadership of Mohammad Ali Jinnah. Pakistan is one of the most beautiful countries in the world, and it has been declared as the best Holiday destination for 2020. Pakistan is the land of breathtaking wonders, plains, lush green valleys, lakes, rivers, diverse wildlife, forests, mountain ranges, glaciers, deserts. It has all four seasons. Pakistan has the sixth-largest standing armed forces in the world and is also a nuclear power, as well as a declared nuclear-weapons state.
These striking color photos offer a glimpse of everyday life in 1960s Pakistan. It was the time of tremendous industrial and economic growth. Pakistan was seen as a model of economic development around the world. Many countries sought to emulate Pakistan’s economic planning strategy, including South Korea, which replicated the city of Karachi’s second “Five-Year Plan.”