Eid is being celebrated with joy and fervour in UP, CM congratulates; DY CM Pathak reaches Eidgah
Lucknow: This is the first Eid after the pandemic in the country which is being celebrated with joy and fervour. Eid-ul-Fitr, one of the biggest and most celebrated festivals in Islam, marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, a month when Muslims across the world hold fast from dawn to dusk. Muslims celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr in the month of Shawwal by offering prayers in the mosques. People prayed for peace and tranquility for everyone while offering morning namaz. After two years, a large number of people offered Namaz together in all the major mosques of the state. Deputy Chief Minister Brajesh Pathak hugged the people at Eidgah in Lucknow and congratulated them on Eid.
In Uttar Pradesh, Agra, Meerut, Aligarh, Saharanpur, Bareilly, Moradabad, Lucknow, Kanpur, Prayagraj and Varanasi as well as in Gorakhpur, people turned to mosques from 9 o'clock. People gathered in large numbers in all the mosques and offered prayers.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath greeted the people of the state on the occasion of Eid. He said that the festival of Eid brings a message of happiness and reconciliation. This festival of happiness strengthens social unity as well as enhances the spirit of mutual brotherhood. This festival gives the message of peace and harmony. On the festival of Eid, everyone should take a pledge to further strengthen harmony and social harmony. The CM has appealed to the people to celebrate Eid by taking all precautions and protocols amid rising corona infection.
Along with Idgah Aishbagh in Lucknow, Namaz was also offered in Tile Wali Masjid. Deputy Chief Minister Brajesh Pathak reached the Idgah and greeted the people on Eid. On the occasion of Eid, Brajesh Pathak hugged the people in Idgah and congratulated them.
Samajwadi Party President, former Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, along with former cabinet minister Rajendra Chaudhary and MLA Ravidas Mehrotra also reached Idgah. A large number of people gathered in the Idgah to offer Eid prayers. Here Maulana Khalid Rashid Farangi Mahali offered Namaz. During this, there were tight security arrangements outside the Idgah. Along with the district administration, top police officers were present here. Along with the Municipal Corporation and Jalkal, officers of the Fire Department were also deployed. The Ganga Jamuni Tehzeeb of the capital Lucknow is also very famous across the world.