Pakistani authorities have reinforced security in mosques and other public areas for the holiday.
About 2,000 of better equipped and well-trained jawans have joined FC to fight terrorism.
The Punjab Police Counter Terrorism Department killed 70 militants in recent operations.
Terrorists have been on the run during the 2 years of the offensive in North Waziristan.
The trading route needs better protection for thousands of daily travellers and truck drivers, authorities say.