Islamabad - The Ministry of  Water and Power has directed the power distribution companies (DISCOs) to avoid routine load shedding on the occasion of Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH).

    According to a news channel, the ministry has also ordered to ensure presence of emergency teams in the field to restore power supply at earliest in case of any technical problem.

Dense fog at night is a cause of concern for the authorities and it could hinder the plan of uninterrupted power supply on 12th Rabi ul Awal.

Preparations are in full swing across Pakistan to celebrate Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH) on Monday with due religious enthusiasm.

 It will be a public holiday. All city streets, mosques, shrines, shopping centres and houses have been beautifully illuminated with colourful lights.

Special prayers will be offered for progress and prosperity of the country and well-being of the Ummah.

To pay homage the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), various religious, social, political organizations will arrange program to celebrate the event in a befitting manner.