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hoist

noun burglary, felonious taking, fraudulent taking, larceny, misappropriation, pilferage, pilfering, robbery, stealing, swindling, theft, thievery, wrongful taking
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LAHORE -- Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif Wednesday hoisted flag at Aiwan -e-Iqbal to mark the 67th Independence Day of Pakistan.
Under the directives of Benazir Bhutto we hoisted flag on the home of Chief Justice of Pakistan.
This area was considered no go area where people kidnapped from Punjab and Sindh were kept, he said, Police took action and hoisted flag of Pakistan in this area, he submitted.
Ulema had also played historical role in the freedom movement of Pakistan and Maulana Shabbir Usmani had hoisted flag of Pakistan on the desire of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, he maintained.
Besides official arrangements in the federal capital and the four provinces, people also decorated their homes with bunting, hoisted flags and illuminated walls and roof of their residential territory.