Jammu, August 12: The festival of Eid today is being celebrated with religious fervour and gaiety across the country as well as in Jammu and Kashmir too.
At Jammu, the Eid prayers were held at all Eidgah and mosques.
In Jammu, the Bhartiya Janta Party Sr. leader and Gen. Secy, Yudhvir Sethi along with Mandel Pardan Gopal Gupta, Ramesh Gupta, Rajesh Jandial, Subash Gupta, Parveen Kerni, Sudir Anand, Sanjeev Shawany, Kartar Mahajan, Shalinder Anand, Rajesh Raina, Naresh Abrol, Sukvir Kohli and others visited various mosques and greeted people with Eid wishes.
Yudhvir visited Eidgah, Jama Masjid Khatika Talab and other places of the city.
While at Ustad Mohalla, Yudhvir wished Eid greetings to all and speaking to media Yudhvir Sethi said that Eid is the festival to strengthen the bonds of communal harmony, brotherhood and he greeted the people on the occasion.
Sethi said that Eid symbolizes love, fraternity and service to humanity and we all should celebrate the festival of all communities as this is the one country of all people.
Yudhvir hoped that the festivities will strengthen the spirit of generosity and bring people closer to one another.
He added that our PM Narendra Modi has already greeted the people on the occasion of Eid al-Adha and has expressed hope that the festival will further the spirit of peace and happiness in the society.