Eid-ul-Fitr


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Eid-ul-Fitr

(ˈiːdʊlˌfiːtə)
n
(Islam) an annual Muslim festival marking the end of Ramadan, involving the exchange of gifts and a festive meal. Also called: Eid
[from Arabic id ul fitr festival of fast-breaking]
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Highlighting the importance of celebrating Eid in the spirit of brotherhood, AMUOBA President and Chancellor SSUET, Jawaid Anawar said that the month-long fasting ends with the festival of Eid-ul-Fitr that symbolizes a reward for their fasting and self-restraint.
Waste management experts Zoomlion Ghana Limited has donated GHS10,000, 30 bags of rice and 20 boxes of cooking oil for the celebration of this year's Eid-Ul-Fitr.
BAHAWALPUR -- Bahawalpur Waste Management Company conducted a successful three-day operation to keep the city clean during Eid-ul-Fitr.
LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has congratulated the Pakistani nation on the happy occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.
In his message with regard to Eid-ul-Fitr, Nawaz wished that may Almighty Allah take Pakistan to its destination by accepting the prayers held throughout Ramzan.
Summary: New Delhi [India], June 5 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday extended their greetings and best wishes to Indian citizens and the Muslim community around the world on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.
On the second day of Eid-ul-Fitr on Thursday (June 6), the people are visiting their relatives and friends, and are also streaming towards picnic spots including parks and lakes to enjoy the festive day.
KP Information Minister Shaukat Ali Yousafzai had on Monday said that Eid-ul-Fitr would be celebrated in the whole province on Tuesday after receiving testimonies of Shawwal moon sighting from across the province.
Provincial Law and Local Bodies Minister Muhammad Basharat Raja called on Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar at his office here on Monday and discussed different matters including security arrangements on Chand Raat and Eid-ul-Fitr, cleanliness arrangements and safety of swings.
The leaders of Dar-ul Masiha Orphan Home including Chairman Arter Prince, Aqib Prince, Noor Nabi, Shamoon Dildar and others distributed rations amongst the poor people in connection with the Eid-ul-Fitr on Monday.
The authorities concerned have taken adequate preparations to hold 242 Eid-ul-Fitr congregations in the divisional city in a festive atmosphere amid tight security measures on the Eid day, reports BSS.
PESHAWAR -- KPK Information minister Shaukat Ali Yousafzai on Monday said Eid-ul-Fitr would be celebrated in the whole province on Tuesday.