With the suggestion to absorb the universal spirit of love and brotherhood, the President and the Vice-President of India have greeted the nationals on the eve of Eid-uz-zuha (Baqr eid). Eid will be celebrated in India on Monday, 6th October.
In his message to the fellow citizens of India, the first Citizen and the President Pranab Mukerjee said, “I convey greetings and best wishes to all fellow citizens, especially my Muslim brothers and sisters”.
“Let us this day imbibe the spirit of universal love, brotherhood, sacrifice and service which constitute eternal values always upheld by our composite culture and work unitedly for peace, progress and prosperity of our nation and the world”, president added further.
The Vice-President of India Hamid Ansari also greeted all Indians on the occasion of Eid. He said, “I extend my greetings and good wishes to the citizens of our country on the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Zuha. Let us celebrate this festival to strengthen unity and fraternity amongst us”, said Mr. Ansari.