Like other parts of the world, the Christian community living in Pakistan has also setup Christmas trees at different areas including a major attractions to celebrate the Christmas this year. While the Capital Development Authority (CDA) will also light up a Christmas tree at National Monument in connection with the upcoming Christmas.
The preparations for Christmas in Pakistan have reached at peak by the Christian community to celebrate their most important religious festival. The areas where Christians live in large number and Churches are being decorated with lights, colorful posters and the traditional Christmas Tree.
About the preparations, the officials of Ministry of National Harmony said the festivals of minorities are celebrated officially by the government throughout the year to follow the true ethical values and in this regard, the upcoming festival of Christmas will also be celebrated at higher level.
Christian employees working in the government departments will also enjoy optional holiday of December 26 that was recently approved for Christian community for celebrating Christmas.