HAFIZABAD/SARGODHA -The activists of Ahle Sunnat wal Jamaat here observed the death anniversary of Hazrat Abu Bakar Siddiq (RA) and called upon the government to declare national holiday on the day.

Addressing the participants, Noman Farooq, Rana Jamshaid and others called upon the government to enforce Islamic Shariah in the country for creating peace, resolving problems and national cohesion.

They further said that they were prepared to render supreme sacrifices to protect Namoos-e-Sahaba and to introduce the system of Khulafa-e-Rashideen.

In Sargodha, a procession was taken out in the city. Asif Muawia Sial, Abdul Rahaman, Nadeem Tabasam Cheema, Sanaullah, Abdullah Rabana, Zeeshan Muawia, Abu Bakar and Ibrahim led the procession.