RAMBAN, AUGUST 22- Eid-ul-Azha was celebrated with religious fervor and gaiety across the district Ramban today. All the Mosques were decorated suiting to the occasion and markets witnessed hustle and bustle of people.
The main congregations took place at Jamia Masjid Sharif Ramban, Eidgah Gool, Eid Gah Batote and Eidgah Banihal where large number of devotees performed Nimaz-e-Eid and prayed for peace, development and prosperity of society.
The people exchanged pleasantries and embraced each others. Elaborate security and other necessary arrangements were made by district administration for smooth celebration of Eid festival. Various officers from administration were also present on the occasion.
The Deputy Commissioner, Ramban, Showkat Aijaz Bhat, SSP Ramban, Anita Sharma, ADC Gurvinder Jit Singh, ACR, Vevek Puri, ASP Sanjay Kotwal, Tehsildar Parmod Kumar along with other officers of district administration extended greetings to the Muslim brethren.
“Such religious festivals inspire us to follow the spiritual preachings of great saints and Sufis, who sacrificed their lives for the cause of humanity, to lead a peaceful and prosperous life. Eid-ul- Azah reminds us of our responsibility towards weak and needy people and inculcates the spirit of sharing happiness and joy with everyone”, said the Deputy Commissioner.
He greeted the people of Ramban and said that such occasions would promote unity, communal harmony and brotherhood among people.
The reports of Eid celebrations also poured from Sangaldan, Ramsoo, Chanderkote, Rajgarh and other pockets of the district.