The first moon of Rabi-ul-Awwal has appeared, 12th Rabi-ul-Awwal will be on Tuesday 19th October.A meeting of the Central Route Hilal Committee was held in Islamabad to observe the first moon of the month of Rabi-ul-Awwal.
The Sindh government has declared a public holiday across the province on Tuesday, October 19, on the occasion of Eid Milad-un-Nabi. According to the notification issued by the Sindh Home Department, Offices will remain closed.
Representatives of the Ministry of Religious Affairs, SPARCO and Meteorological Department were present in the meeting.The moon of the month of Rabi-ul-Awwal has appeared. The 12th of Rabi-ul-Awwal will be on Tuesday, October 19. Representatives of the Ministry of Science and Technology also attended the meeting.
On the other hand, preparations for the celebration of Eid-ul-Milad-un-Nabi (peace be upon him) are going on all over the country, including the city of Qaid, with full religious fervor, devotion and respect. And the Sindh Home Department has banned double riding across the province on the occasion of 12th Rabi-ul-Awal, while very strict security arrangements have been made in the province on the occasion of Rabi-ul-Awal.
LAHORE: The arrangements for commemorating Eid Milad-un-Nabi (SAWW) have gained momentum as roads and buildings are being decorated in Pakistan.
Flags and billboards are being displayed in various cities to celebrate the birth of Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH).
Mosques, homes and plazas are being decorated with colorful 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, and 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.