A huge number of people of all caste and creed, irrespective of their religions, have gathered at Wagah border to witness the Beating Retreat ceremony at Attari. Thousands of visitors have turned up with much enthusiasm to witness the ‘Beating the Retreat’ ceremony at Attari border area. The event is performed by various bands of the Armed Forces, the Navy, Air Force and the Army. This is practiced ritualistically every year. The Wagah border closing lowering of the flags ceremony is a daily military practice.