Milad-un-Nabi (SAWW) will be celebrated today (Friday) across the country with great religious fervor and solemnity.
Government has announced public holiday on the occasion of Milad-un-Nabi (SAWW). Security has been put on high alert in all the small and major cities of the country including Islamabad. The holidays of the police personnel have been cancelled.
The day will dawn with a 31-gun salute in the federal capital and 21-gun salute in provincial capitals.
Special prayers will be offered in the mosques for upholding and flourishing of Islam and unity, solidarity, progress, and welfare of the country and entire Muslim Ummah.
Numerous Milad-un-Nabi (SAWW) processions will be taken out across the country, while seminars, conferences, Mehfil-e-Milad have also been arranged by individuals and different religious organizations to mark the day.
Streets, roads, bazaars, shopping centres, and government and private buildings have already been beautifully decorated and illuminated with lights, colours, and banners bearing writings about the celebration of Milad-un-Nabi (SAWW).
Milk sabeels will be set up at difference places in every city and langar will be distributed. Special arrangements have been made to distribute sweets and langar in all the cities of the country.