The nation has celebrated the 59th anniversary of its independence on Monday with traditional enthusiasm and renewed pledge to make the country prosperous and strong. In US, the celebrations have been going on with great fervor and in a befitting manner with traditional zeal and enthusiasm. MQM USA Philadelphia unit joined hands with various Pakistani Association of great Philadelphia celebrate this day with great pride and enthusiasm. National anthem was presented by MQM USA central committee member Arshad Hussain.After hectic day of hard work the joint New York and New Jersey team won the Championship .The match started at 2:30 pm in the morning and lasted until 7:00 pm. Around 3:00 pm MQM Philadelphia committee received visiting honorable guests Dr. Mahn Suh Park -- Chairman of the Asian American Federation as well as city controller of Philadelphia, Mr. Alan Butkovitz and Mr. Sabzada syed Nazim Ali Nizami (Kadi Nasheen Hazrat Nizam ud Deen Auliya ( RA ).