Ishq-e-Rasool (pbuh) Day: Petrol pumps, CNG stations to remain closed on Friday

Pakistan Petroleum Dealers’ Association announce that pumps will remain closed, transport will also be unavailable.


Web Desk September 20, 2012

ISLAMABAD/ KARACHI: The Pakistan Petroleum Dealers’ Association (PPDA) announced on Thursday that petrol pumps will remain closed on account of Ishq-e-Rasool (pbuh) Day, Express News reported.

CNG stations will remain closed too and transport will also be unavailable.

Following the government’s announcement of a national holiday on September 21 in after Muslims around the world were enraged by an anti-Islam film, the PPDA announced that it too would celebrate the day with complete devotion.

COMMENTS (5)

Jamal Khan | 9 years ago | Reply

Great - inflict more hunger, pain and scorn on the poorest of the poor. Fantastic way to show love for the Prophet. If I remember correctly - they didn't burn stuff and caused general violence when they were offended. Ishe-e-Jahalt more than anything else.

What_a_Joke! | 9 years ago | Reply

Celebrate the day with complete devotion?!!! cant u people be devoted to ur prophet without taking an off from work?!!! A nation should have atleast a few petrol pumps /CNG stations / Hostpitals/ Medical stores and other important services running no matter what, it might be a matter of life and death for some! Civilization is back in the stoneage out here !!

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