Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi extends peaceful Eid greetings to all the Muslims out there.
FM Shah Mehmood Qureshi on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha prayed that May Allah (SWT) accept the sacrifice of all of us.
Taking to Twitter, the foreign minister wrote, “Eid Mubarak to all celebrating across the world. On this occasion, we must exercise our collective responsibility to ensure a safe & healthy Eid, continuing to flatten Pakistan’s #COVID19 curve. Wishing you all a peaceful Eid.”
Eid Mubarak to all celebrating across the world. On this occasion, we must exercise our collective responsibility to ensure a safe & healthy Eid, continuing to flatten Pakistan’s #COVID19 curve. Wishing you all a peaceful Eid.
میری طرف سے آپ سب کو عید الاضحیٰ مبارک۔
— Shah Mahmood Qureshi (@SMQureshiPTI) August 1, 2020
Highlighting the rights of Occupied Kashmiri brethren, FM Qureshi said the entire Pakistani nation will celebrate the day of exploitation against India on August 5.
On August 5, the Government of India is going to replace the Babri Masjid with Ram Mandir. Our destination is Srinagar, he said.
He further added that the whole Muslim brethren send a message to Kashmiris that you are not alone as your sacrifices are eternal.
On the other hand, Eid-ul-Adha, the Muslim ritual of sacrificing animals, is being celebrated on August 01 (today) with full religious zeal amidst strict precautionary measures.
The day dawned with special eid prayers in mosques for well-being of the Ummah and progress and prosperity.
Eid congregations are being held at mosques, Eidgahs and open places in all cities, towns and villages across Pakistan with implementation on SOPs.
To highlight the significance of this day, religious scholars, in their Eid sermons will highlight the importance to follow the Sunnah of Hazrat Ibrahim (AS).
The government has advised the faithful to follow the standard operating procedures (SOPs) for containing the COVID-19 while performing the ritual of sacrificing animals.