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President Kovind, PM Modi Extend Greetings To Nation On Eid-ul-Fitr

Eid-ul-Fitr is being celebrated with traditional fervour and gaiety across the country today.

President Kovind, PM Modi Extend Greetings To Nation On Eid-ul-Fitr
Muslims offer prayers during Eid al-Fitr at Jama Masjid mosque in New Delhi. | Suresh K Pandey/Outlook
President Kovind, PM Modi Extend Greetings To Nation On Eid-ul-Fitr
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2019-06-05T11:58:22+05:30

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday extended their greetings and best wishes to Indian citizens and the Muslim community around the world on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.

President Kovind said that the festival of Idu'l Fitr strengthens people's belief in charity, fraternity and compassion.

"Eid Mubarak to all fellow citizens, especially to our Muslim brothers and sisters in India and abroad. The festival of Idu'l Fitr strengthens our belief in charity, fraternity and compassion. May this happy occasion bring joy and prosperity to everyone's lives," he wrote on his Twitter handle.

On the other hand, Prime Minister Modi wished happiness for everyone, saying this special day may ignite the spirit of harmony, compassion and peace in our society.

Congress president Rahul Gandhi also wished people on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.

Eid-ul-Fitr is being celebrated with traditional fervour and gaiety across the country today.

The festival is celebrated by Muslims worldwide to mark the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramzan. It is celebrated on the first day of Shawwal, the 10th month of the Islamic lunar calendar.

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