ISLAMABAD - Preparations are in full swing to celebrate the Eid Milad-un-Nabi (SAW) all across the country including capital with great respect and religious enthusiasm. Ahead of this sacred occasion, majority markets and streets of the capital are echoing with ‘Darood o Naat’s’ in the love and respect of Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) while people have decorated their houses and buildings with buntings and decorative lights as a mark of devotion. The owners of shopkeepers, buses, trucks, taxis, and motorcycles are seen busy in decorating their shops and vehicles artistically to pay great homage to Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), said a citizen. On the other hand, country’s electronic, radio, print and digital media have also started publishing special supplements and naat competition programmes since sighting of Rabi-ul-Awwal crescent to highlight different aspects of the life and teachings of the Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH). Naat khawani arrangements and processions are also being planned by various social and religious organizations to express devotion and pay homage to the Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (Peace be Upon Him) on His birth anniversary.

Public and private buildings were decorated and illuminated.