ISLAMABAD: The Christian community celebrates Christmas in Pakistan with religious fervor like the rest of the world.
Religious fervor and enthusiasm is evident on the occasion as Christian households decorate Christmas trees with electric lights, adding to the festive atmosphere. Special prayer ceremonies dedicated to the welfare of Pakistan are held in the spirit of unity and peace.
Special programs will be held in churches across the country to celebrate the festival. The residential colonies of the Christian community were decorated with twinkling lights and stars. Almost all the churches were decorated with colorful lights and lit up with Christmas trees.
The government has made elaborate security arrangements on the occasion to prevent any untoward incident. Local authorities have stepped up security in the capital, especially around Christian services.