MIRPUR (AJK)- The district administration has begun preparations to celebrate Eid Miladun Nabi (SAWW) with fervour in collaboration with Mirpur Markazi Milad Committee and other government departments here.

Deputy Commissioner Ansar Yaqoob stated while chairing a meeting held in connection with 12th Rabiul Awal celebrations here the other day.

He said that dozens of processions and rallies will be taken out from various parts of the city, adding that all these small processions will join a big gathering at Jamia Masjid on Iqbal Road. A large number of people from all walks of life will participate in the processions. Stalls of milk and soft drinks will be set up along routes of Milad processions, he added. Moreover, the city roads, streets, bazaars and shopping centres will be decorated with multi-coloured lights, buntings and banners.

ADC Raja Farooq Akram, AC Raja Qaiser Aurangzeb, DSP City Raja Azhar Iqbal, Markazi Milad Committee President Ghulam Rasool, journalists, lawyers and civil society members attended the meeting.