Gilgit, September 20: People across Gilgit-Baltistan will observe the federally announced “Yom-e-Ishq-e-Rasool” (The Day for Love for the Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) tomorrow with religious zeal and fervor.
Friday has been declared as a national holiday and the government has urged the people to organize events to highlight personality of the Holy Prophet and condemn the blasphemous video which has enraged Muslim communities across the globe.
The government has urged the protesters to stay calm and condemn the video and other blasphemous material in a peaceful and non-violent manner.
Different organizations have planned rallies and protest demonstrations to commemorate the day in all districts of the region.
Police and other law enforcing organizations have been put on high alert to stop any untoward incident, a district official told this scribe. He said that in view of the volatile law and order situation of Gilgit-Baltistan region, the forces have been put on high alert.