LAHORE: The preparations for commemorating Eid Milad-un-Nabi (SAWW) have gained momentum as roads and buildings are being festooned in the provincial capital.
Banner and billboards are being displayed across the cities to celebrate the birth of Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH).
Mosques, homes and plazas are being decorated with colourful lights and buntings.
The provincial government has planned a number of activities to mark the religious event on January 14.
Newspapers and magazines will publish special supplements, while television channels and radio stations would broadcast special `Naatia Mushairas’ and quiz programmes on Seerat-e-Mustafa (PBUH).
A number of stalls selling banners, badges, stickers and flags inscribed with the slogans paying respect and reverence to the Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) are being set up in the cities.
On 12 Rabi-ul-Awal, Eid Milad-un-Nabi processions would also be taken out from different areas of the city. The routes of the Milad processions will be thoroughly checked and the security will be tightened at the prescribed routes.
All of the bazaars, commercial shopping centres, government and private buildings are being illuminated. All the official departments -TMA, WASA, WAPDA, Sui Northern Gas, PTCL and Solid Waste Management have been directed to extend all out help and clear the routes of the procession.
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