The Muslim community people on Tuesday flocked to mosques and Idgahs across the Malwa and Nimar region to offer special Namaz on Eid-ul-Fitr, as people drenched in festive spirit exchanged greetings with warm embraces and took part in feasts with family and friends. In innumerable urban and rural centres, Muslims poured into mosques and large open grounds and offered Eid prayers to mark the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. To mark the festival, houses were decorated and members of Muslim community shared a special delicacy “sheer khorma” (a sweet preparation of milk, dry fruits and vermicelli). Elders gave ‘eidee’ (token money) to children and gave out alms to the needy.
Khargone: In Khargone, people gathered in large numbers at Eidgah situated at Kunda Bank where Imam Mufti Kari Lukman offered the prayers of Eid. People of Muslim community also offered namah of Eid at Jama Maszid situated at Talaab Chawk. Municipality organised a “Eid Milan” ceremony at Talaab Chawk and wished Muslim Community “Eid Mubarak”. MLA Balkrishan Patidar, Collector Dr Navneet Mohan Kothari, SP NP Varkhare and others were present in this ceremony.
Ratlam : Eid was celebrated with traditional zeal and fervour here on Tuesday. Special Namaz was offered at Idgah in presence of Shahar Quaji Ahmed Ali. Mayor Sheilendra Daga, people’s representatives and district administration officials also reached at the Idgah where greetings were exchanged. The city Bohra community members celeberated Eid on Monday.
Nagda : In Nagda, People turned up on right time at Jama Maszid and Eidgah situated at Mirchi Bazaar and at other mosques of the city to offer the prayers of the Eid. People wished each other “Eid Mubarak” on this auspicious day. MLA Dilip Shekhawat , Dharmesh Jaiswal and many others political leaders and social workers were also present at Jama Maszid and wished “Eid Mubarak” to the people of Muslim community.
Sanawad : In Sanawad, people dressed in their festive best turned up at Mosque situated at Eidgah Tekri and other mosques in the city for ‘namaz’, wished each other “Eid Mubarak” and exchanged gifts on the festival marking the culmination of holy fasting month of Ramzan. People of Hindu community also wished “Eid Mubarak” to the Muslim community. Social worker Bhagchand Jain, Congress leader Sachin Birla and others were also present at the Eidgah Tekri. Special scavenging arrangements in the city were done by Municipality for the auspicious occasion of Eid. Members of Rotary club and Lions club also wished “Eid Mubarak” to Muslim Community.
Dhar: In Dhar, Muslim Community celebrated the festival of Eid with great joy and enthusiasm. State’s Executive member of BJP’s Minority cell Liyakat Patel gave greetings of Eid-ul-Fitr to the people of the district. He also prayed that this auspicious day strengthen the bond of peace, unity and brotherhood across our nation.
Khachrod: In Khachrod, People turned up in large numbers at all mosques of the city to offer the Eid prayers. People wished each other “Eid Mubarak” with great joy and invited each other to their home to celebrate the holy festival of Eid.