Eid-ul-Fitr celebrated with intensity in Kashmir


Eid-ul-Fitr is being commended crosswise over Kashmir as men, ladies and kids wearing their best thronged mosques, sanctuaries and Eidgahs over the Valley for exceptional supplications to stamp finish of the fasting month of Ramzan.


Muslims from all kinds of different backgrounds began making a direct route to the Eidgah (supplication ground) or a mosque for offering the Eid petitions as a thanksgiving for the month-long fasting.


Ramzan, the ninth month of the Islamic lunar schedule, is seen as a fasting period by Muslims the world over who swear off nourishment and water amid the period stretching out from 30 minutes before the dawn to nightfall.


The greatest get-together of Eid petitions was seen at Hazratbal hallowed place where more than 50,000 devoted offered the Eid supplications, authorities said.


The second biggest social occasion was held at Eidgah in the old city where more than 40,000 individuals offered petitions.


Huge social affairs of Eid supplications were additionally reported at TRC and Polo ground in the heart of the city and different places of worship of the city, they said, including comparative get-togethers were held at all regions base camp and real towns of the Valley.


Notwithstanding a couple of episodes of stone-pelting after the petitions, the circumstance in the Valley stayed serene.


Six persons including two policemen – an extra Superintendent of Police and a constable – were harmed in the conflicts amongst dissenters and law implementing organizations at different spots in the Valley.


The powers had put top separatist pioneers, including Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik under house capture, dreading their nearness everywhere Eid social occasions could start viciousness, the authorities said.