Muslims in India celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr with full religious ardour amidst closed mosques due to COVID-19 pandemic on Monday, May 25.
The old city areas, which are usually crowded during Ramadan as people go for shopping to buy new clothes for the festival, wore a deserted look.
People have been advised by Shahi Imams of Jama Masjid and Fatehpuri Masjid to stay indoors and offer Eid namaz at their homes and following proper health precautions.
However, Celebrities from Bollywood industry, cricketers and politicians, via their social media handles, extend heartiest Eid greetings and hope the pandemic situation to end soon.
Bollywood’s Beauty Katrina Kaif shared a boomerang on Instagram and wished her fans by writing, “Eid Mubarak” alongside.
Sharing a stunning picture of herself, actress Sonam Kapoor wrote on Instagram, “Eid Mubarak my brothers and sisters, may this year’s trials and tribulations become foundations of a better tomorrow. Thank you for praying for us this whole holy month of Ramazan. Have a blessed Eid.”
Taking to Twitter, Sophie wrote, “#EidMubarak to all my friends celebrating today..May Allah bless u & ur loved ones with peace, prosperity, good health & happiness. I know how difficult this Eid must be but Please stay home for Eid Namaz. Stay safe & keep others safe too. Inshallah yeh waqt bhi guzar jayega.”
#EidMubarak to all my friends celebrating today..May Allah bless u & ur loved ones with peace, prosperity, good health & happiness. I know how difficult this Eid must be but Please stay home for Eid Namaz. Stay safe & keep others safe too. Inshallah yeh waqt bhi guzar jayega🤗 pic.twitter.com/pbLjDfkjWT
— Sophie C (@Sophie_Choudry) May 24, 2020
Abhishek Bachchan shared his Eid 2020 wishes for everyone on Twitter.
#eidmubaarak to all celebrating. Peace and love. 🙏🏽
— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) May 24, 2020
The legendary Amitabh Bachchan shared a photo of himself while wishing their fans, “Eid Mubarak to all and the prayers on this auspicious day for peace, harmony and good health. For friendship and love. Forever bring us together in peace and love and in the continuity of brotherhood sisterhood and family be one be in one.”
Twinkle Khanna misses her Nani’s food during Eid. The actress Bones wrote, “We rarely made biryani on Eid. Our treat was always Nani’s delicious Kichda and decorated envelopes with our Eidi. This year, our hearts and our table have too many empty spaces without her to fill it all up. #eidmubarak.”
Singer Neha Kakkar sharing Eid wishes on Instagram, wrote, “#EidMubarak Aap Sabko.”
Actress Bhumi Pednekar extends her heartfelt wishes on the occasion of Eid along with a stunning picture.
Actress Sara Ali Khan uploaded a cute picture wishing her followers on Eid. Take a look below.