Srinagar, July 18 : Chairman People’s Democratic Front ( PDF) and former minister Hakeem Mohammad Yaseen has greeted people of Jammu and Kashmir especially muslim ummah on the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Azha.
In his Eid greetings message,Hakeem while felicitating people on the auspicious religious festival of Eid ul Azha , has said that this occasion imbibes the sacred values of obedience , sacrifice and compassion as exhibited by the Prophet Ibrahim ( a. s) and his son Hazrat Ismail (a.s) to honour the will of All mighty Allaah. He said Eid ul-Adha (‘Festival of Sacrifice’) is one of the most important festivals in the Muslim calendar adding that the special occasion also teaches to remember the lesser privileged, destitute and downtrodden sections of the society and to share our joy with them.
Highlighting the spirit of sacrifice and selflessness that is epitomized by Eid-ul-Azha, he said it was important to remember families, especially children who had lost their near and dear ones due to long spell of turmoil in Jammu and Kashmir and the prevailing Covid 19 pandemic . PDF Chairman has prayed that the auspicious occasion may prove harbinger of lasting peace and prosperity for Jammu and Kashmir. He has urged the people to follow Covid-19 SOPs strictly to protect themselves and others nearby from this dragon pandemic.