Pakistan celebrates Eid Al Fitr with prayers of peace

Pakistan celebrates Eid Al Fitr with prayers of peace
Pakistani women greet each other after offering Eid al-Fitr prayers at Lahore's Badshahi mosque.

Islamabad - Security was tight almost everywhere in order to maintain a peaceful environment.



By IANS

Published: Sun 17 Jun 2018, 3:35 PM

Pakistan on Saturday celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr with religious zeal and fervour.

Eid prayers were offered at mosques in all cities and towns of the country, media reports said. 

President Mamnoon Hussain and caretaker Prime Minister Nasirul Mulk extended Eid greetings to the nation and urged people to pray for the peace, progress and prosperity of the country and follow the teachings of Islam in reducing injustices in the society. 

In the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad, Eid congregations were held at more than 1,000 places.

Security was tight almost everywhere in order to maintain a peaceful environment. 


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