Islamabad HC Bans V-Day Cel­e­bra­tions

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Islamabad: The Islamabad High Court on Mon­day im­posed a ban on Valen­tine’s Day cel­e­bra­tions across the coun­try af­ter hear­ing a pe­ti­tion that ar­gued the day is not part of Mus­lim tra­di­tion. Ac­cord­ing to the court or­der, Valen­tine’s Day re­lated fes­tiv­i­ties have been banned in pub­lic and of­fi­cial places. Elec­tronic and print me­dia have also been di­rected not to give cov­er­age to any pro­mo­tion of the day. ANI

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