Jammu and Kashmir News
JAMMU, JULY 18- Like other parts of the country, the festival of Eid-ul-Fitr was celebrated with religious fervor and gaiety across the Jammu region.
All the Mosques were fully decorated and markets witnessed huge rush of people purchasing sweets, gifts, clothes and exchanging Eid greetings with each other.
The biggest religious congregation held at Eidgah Residency Road where thousands of Muslims offered Eid-ul-Fitr Nimaz.
MLA Jammu East, Rajesh Gupta, Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Dr. Pawan Kotwal, Deputy Commissioner, Jammu, Simrandeep Singh, other senior functionaries of civil and police administration were also present on the occasion and exchanged Eid-ul Fitr greetings with Muslim brethren and prayed for peace and tranquility in the State. They said that such religious occasions help in cementing the bonds of love and brotherhood among different sections of the society.
The Muslims also exchanged wishes, sweets and gifts with people from all walks of life on the occasion.
Elaborate arrangements were made by the administration for celebration of Eid-ul-Fitr festival across the Jammu division.
Meanwhile the reports of Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations also poured from different parts of the vision. In Ramban district, all the Mosques were decorated suiting the occasion and markets witnessed festive look. The main congregation took place at Jamia Masjid Sharif where thousands of devotees performed Nimaz-e-Eid. The Eid Namaz was also offered at various mosques of the town and its outskirts including, Chandrog, Maitra and Upper Ramban and Muslims prayed for peace, development and prosperity of the people of State and nation.
The SSP, Ramban Randeep Kumar along with officers of district administration felicitated the Muslim brethren and exchanges Eid greetings.