Wednesday, 6 July 2016
President Pranab Mukherjee greets nation on Eid
Mukherjee said the holy month of Ramzan is a month of prayer, blessings and forgiveness.
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee today greeted the people on the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr and hoped that it will inspire all to follow the path of love and universal brotherhood. The festival of Eid-ul-Fitrmarks the culmination of the holy month of Ramzan, a month of prayer, blessings and forgiveness, he said. "Let us on this occasion rededicate ourselves to the service of humanity and share our happiness with the poor and needy. May the Eid celebrations reinforce the nation's commitment to mutual goodwill and inspire each one of us to follow the path of love and universal brotherhood," President Mukherjee said. He said on the auspicious occasion of Eid, "I extend warm greetings and best wishes to my fellow citizens, particularly to all Muslim brothers and sisters in India and abroad."