Prime Minister Narendra Modi prolonged his greetings to the nation this morning on the event of Eid al-Adha as low-key celebrations have been held throughout India amid the coronavirus pandemic.
“Eid Mubarak! Greetings on Eid al-Adha. Might today encourage us to create a simply, harmonious and inclusive society. Might the spirit of brotherhood and compassion be furthered,” PM Modi tweeted
Greetings on Eid al-Adha. Might today encourage us to create a simply, harmonious and inclusive society. Might the spirit of brotherhood and compassion be furthered.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) August 1, 2020
President Ram Nath Kovind additionally wished everybody on the event however suggested everybody to comply with social distancing.
“Eid Mubarak! Idu’l Zuha symbolises the spirit of sacrifice and amity which evokes us to work for the well-being of every person. On this event, allow us to share our happiness with the needy and comply with social distancing norms and pointers to comprise COVID-19 unfold,” he tweeted.
In photos from Delhi’s Jama Masjid, devotees have been seen following COVID-19 pointers and sustaining social distance. Numerous steps have been taken to make sure security measures as Namaaz was provided on the iconic mosque at round 6.05am.
On the auspicious event, greetings poured in on Twitter. Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, Chief Minister of Manipur N Biren Shah and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik have been a few of the early ones who wished individuals on social media.
“I lengthen my heat greetings and good needs to the individuals of our nation on the auspicious event of Id-ul-Zuha. Id-ul-Zuha is a celebration of loyal devotion to God and the boundless compassion and love the Almighty has for His creation,” M Venkaiah Naidu tweeted.
In photographs shared on social media, Muslim devotees are seen providing namaaz at mosques. Celebrities, politicians and sportsmen prolonged their greetings on the auspicious day.