ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) President and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said that 12 Rabi-ul-Awwal was the day of blessings for all the Muslims as he urged all Pakistanis to follow the teachings of Holy Prophet (PBUH) to promote love and brotherhood.
In his message on eve of 12 Rabi-ul-Awwal, he said it was on this day that the last prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) was born.
The prophet (PBUH) taught the humanity lesson of love, brotherhood and humanity, he said, adding that he brought about a revolution in the society and transformed the thinking and deeds of human beings.
He said the Prophet (PBUH) negated the hate and divisive forces and united human beings, besides teaching them to help each other in hard times.
Nawaz urged Muslims of Pakistan to protect the rights of minorities and dissuade all those elements who were trying to create difference among them.
In this perspective, the media, ulema, scholars and teachers were duty bound to educate people, particularly youth about teachings of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) and promote values of love and brotherhood, he added.