Muslims observe Eid Milad-un-Nabi with religious zeal and fervor in Pakistan
Muslims in Pakistan are celebrating Eid Milad-un-Nabi (Peace Be Upon Him) with great religious zeal and fervour across the country today (Sunday).
The day dawned with a 31-and 21-gun salute in the federal and provincial capitals, respectively, following a night of Mehfil-e-Naat and conferences around the country.
Special conferences, events and Mehfil-e-Milad are being arranged to pay respect to the Holy Prophet (PBUH) whose life and teachings are a beacon of light for mankind.
Special prayers are being offered in mosques for upholding and flourishing of Islam and religious teachings, unity, solidarity, progress, and welfare of the Muslim ummah.
Numerous Eid Milad-un-Nabi (Peace Be Upon Him) celebratory processions are being taken out across the country.
Leader Ahle-Sunnat Shah Abdul Haq Qadri will lead a main procession from Kharadar to Nishter Park.
Ambulances and fire tenders will be present on central points of every procession.
Streets and roads, as well as bazaars, shopping centres, and government and private buildings have been beautifully decorated and illuminated with lights.
Cellular services will be suspended in the metropolis on Sunday, to ensure security on Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH).
The Sindh government has also decided to ban pillion riding on 12th of Rabi-ul-Awwal (Sunday) in 13 districts of Sindh including Karachi.