PM Modi, President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari extend Eid wishes

New Delhi(Indilens News Team): Ramzan observed as a fasting period by Muslims it culminates in Eid celebrations today. Eid-ul-Fitr, which marks the culmination of the fasting month of Ramzan, is being celebrated across the country today.

“Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated as the moon was sighted in Hyderabad, Bihar, Manipur, Karnataka, Assam and Tamil Nadu,” Shahi Imam of Delhi”s Jama Masjid Syed Ahmed Bukhari said on Friday.

Ramzan, the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar, is observed as a fasting period by Muslims who abstain from food and water from sunrise to sunset and it culminates in Eid celebrations.

My greetings on this pious occasion of Eid. ईद के पावन पर्व पर बधाई.

President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari and Prime Minister Narendra Modi extended their Eid wishes to the people.

Warm greetings and good wishes to fellow citizens, particularly to all Muslim brothers and sisters on Idu’l Fitr

President Mukherjee wrote on Twitter, “spirit of generosity and compassion. Let us on this Idu’l Fitr forgive and forget our differences.May Idu’l Fitr unite people of all faiths in harmony, solidarity and brotherhood; re-affirm our pride in composite culture.”

In his message, Vice President Hamid Ansari said, “May the noble ideals that mark Id-ul-Fitr enrich our lives with peace, prosperity and harmony and unite us all in the spirit of humanity.”

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