TANGLA: Along with the rest of the nation, the Muslim people of the town celebrated Eid-ul-Zuha – the festival of sacrifice – with religious fervour and enthusiasm on Monday, with people praying for peace, prosperity and amity.
Hundreds of Muslim men thronged Idgah maidans in traditional attire and white caps and offered prayers on the occasion. In Tangla, the people thronged Bara Masjid Idgah maidan and Banseria Idgah maidan for special Eid prayers. A festive atmosphere prevailed at various localities as men and children wearing traditional attires came out on streets. Religious sermons were also delivered on the occasion for peace and harmony.
Sweets were also exchanged as both Muslims and Hindus greeted each other and feasted after the Eid prayers. Eid prayers were held with at various neighbouring places, including Bamunjuli, Garuajhar, Panery, Dimakuchi and Kalaigaon.
DHEKIAJULI: Eid-ul-Zuha was celebrated in different parts of Dhekiajuli subdivision on Monday with religious fervour and gaiety and exchange of greetings and gifts. Muslim men thronged the Eidgahs located at Maszid Patty Dhekiajuli, Gadhajuli, Sirajuli, Rakhasmari, Thelamara and other parts of Dhekiajuli subdivision and offered prayers