Eid-Ul-Fitr celebrated in the State.
Guwahati/ 26th June’2017 (Prag News Desk): The most important festival of the entire Muslim community, Eid-Ul-Fitr was observed today around the state.
The festival started in the evening hours of yesterday, as soon as the moon was sighted in the western sky .With the sighting of the moon the one month long fast ,popularly called as Roja also came to end. Ramazan,the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar is observed as a holy month and during this period the Mulims abstain from food and water from Sun rise to Sun set.
Today, the Muslims were seen assembling for prayers in all the major places of the state including Dudhnoi, Dhubri, Mangaldoi, Chirang, Hojai and Mirza.