Eid falls on the first day of the tenth month of the lunar Islamic calendar ‘Shawaal’.

Meanwhile, political leaders too offered prayers and congratulated the nation on the occasion.

Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Vice President Hamid Ansari also reached different mosques to offer prayers and wished for peace and prosperity in the nation.

In his message, Ansari said, “May the noble ideals that mark Id-ul-Fitr enrich our lives with peace, prosperity and harmony and unite us all in the spirit of humanity.”

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also greeted people on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, saying that the festival epitomises brotherhood in society. Naqvi too wished the people.

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