Posted by Abdul Alim
Youm-e-Ishq-e-Rasool (pbuh) [love of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) Day] is being observed throughout Pakistan today (Friday) on the orders of the Government of Pakistan, condemning the anti-Islam film, Express News reported.
Protest rallies are being organised, while business activities remain shut.
Cell phone services have been suspended again in Karachi.
President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf have expressed grief over the death of ARY TV worker Muhammad Amir in Peshawar.
In separate messages, they urged the nation to remain peaceful during the protests.
The president and the prime minister said that a peaceful protest was the appropriate way of expressing sentiments.
Death toll in Karachi riots reach 14, reports Express News. More than 80 people are reported to be injured in the city.