Valentine's Day gets no love from Pakistan's government

Camille RiveraFeb 16 , 2017

The freaky order was given by Pakistan's High Court in Islamabad, the country's capital. A judge recently banned the celebrations related to the holiday in Islamabad, the Associated Press reported Monday.

In response to the Valentine's Day ban, Islamabad's court has ordered Pakistan's Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) to monitor social media platforms and report any information.

"The petition had further called for a ban on the celebration of Valentine's Day in public places, stating that under the 'cover of spread of love in fact, immorality, nudity and indecency is being promoted which is against our rich culture, '" explains Dawn.

Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy Screens Leaked
Vicarious Visions is also the one who brought out games such as Skylanders Superchargers and Skylanders: Swap Force . This is part of the bundle, which was recently unveiled during the PlayStation Experience in Anaheim, California.

Citizens in Pakistan respond to the holiday in various ways every year. While the holiday is not banned, many choose to not celebrate the holiday because of its promotion of western tradition.

"Valentine's Day has become a major event in Iran over the past decade; it is basically a day for lovers".

Waheed said had asked the court to issue orders against the promotion of Valentine's Day because he believed print and electronic media had been presenting the day as if it was part of local culture.

James Dolan invites Charles Oakley to MSG after Michael Jordan mediates
Yet at this meeting both men came together and sorted things out with the commissioner along with a special guest. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver issued a statement Monday regarding the February 8 incident.

The celebrations of Valentine's Day was also banned in the city of Peshawar previous year in Pakistan.

Flower salesman Mohammad Naveed said he invested nearly $2,000 on supplies for Valentine's Day arrangements.

Though some Muslim countries such as Saudi Arabia also have sought to stamp out Valentine's Day, with the religious police mobilizing ahead of February 14 and descending on gift and flower shops to confiscate all red items, including flowers, it is still celebrated widely in other places such as Dubai.

European Parliament adopts draft reform of carbon market post
Canada's Parliament is expected to ratify the deal in the coming months. "Trade is a good thing for the world". The agreement will eliminate roughly 98 percent of the tariffs between Canada and the EU.

There will no longer be any celebration of Valentine's Day in one of the most populated Muslim countries in the world.

Рекомендуем:



« Notícias anteriores
próxima notícia »