Pakistanis observing Youm-e-Ishq-e-Rasool (PBUH)

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Pakistani Muslims strongly condemns the sacrilegious film which has created unrest amongst them and they started protests in Pakistan against this blasphemous film.

Pakistani government has announced a public holiday on 21 Sep to observe “Yaum-e-Ishaq-e-Rasool (SAW)” to convey the government’s protest against the anti-Islam film.
 
Trade centres, public and private corporate sectors, petroleum and CNG associations have announced closing down their businesses for joining the protest rallies. Public transport is also off due to the protest.
 
According to the government order Mobile services would be suspended in 15 cities of Pakistan on 21st Sep. This action was taken due to security risks.

Various religious and political parties have announced holding protests and organizing rallies to protest against the anti-Islam movie in different cities and towns of Pakistan. A Rally of protesters will march towards Islamabad from Rawalpindi and adjoining areas of these cities. 

I quoted from ‘The News’, Maulana Muhammad Ahmad Ludhianvi, amir of Jamaat Ahle Sunnat, has asked people to participate in the protest demonstrations, and announced that an all parties conference would also be held in Islamabad on September 26. He also appealed to the masses to register their protest in a peaceful manner, adding that they should not damage or put on fire public property and vehicles.