PESHAWAR: The federal and provincial governments have announced public holiday on 25 December on the occasion of birth anniversary of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah.

Ceremonies will be organised in all parts of the country in connection with the day. On the occasion, tributes will be paid to the Father of the Nation for his efforts to achieve a separate homeland for the Muslims of Sub-Continent.

The change of guard ceremony will also be held at the Mazar-e-Quaid in Karachi.