Imphal: Governor Anusuiya Uikey has conveyed her warmest greetings to the people of the State, especially Muslim brethren on the auspicious and joyous occasion of “Eid-ul-Fitr”, 2023.
In her message, the Governor said, “Preceded by ‘Ramadan’ a month long fasting period, this Holy Festival not only spreads the message of peace, brotherhood and universal love but also entreats mankind to perform deeds of positive value to enhance our souls. The message associated with this Festival is most relevant in the present tumultuous world.
While celebrating festivals like Eid-ul-Fitr, let us strengthen the feeling of oneness and any ill-will which may be there, should be either forgotten or forgiven. Let us also remember that we human beings inhabit only one planet and the whole world is but a single family and any strife needs to be settled through peaceful means”.
On this auspicious occasion, as beneficiaries of the showers of the love of God, the Governor called upon the people to resolve to work together to preserve and propagation the message of peace, friendship and love.
Chief Minister N.Biren Singh also extended best wishes to the people of my State, especially Muslim brothers and sisters, on the auspicious occasion of Eid Ul-Fitr, 2023.
“Followers of Islam believe that the Holy Quran was first revealed to Prophet Muhammad during the month of Ramzan and consider the month auspicious. During the month of Ramadan, they hold month-long dawn-to-sunset fasting. Eid-ul-Fitr is usually celebrated on the second day of Shawwal, the tenth month of the Islamic Calendar, after the sighting of the
new moon, by breaking their fast. Celebrated with joy and marked with festivity, Eid-ul-Fitr is observed by offering prayers at Mosques, eating delicious dishes, doing charity and exchanging gifts with friends and relatives,” the Chief Minister said in his message.
“May Allah guide His believers along every path, filling their lives with peace, health and happiness,” he prayed.
WRD and Relief & Disaster Management Minister Awangbow Newmai also conveyed his heartiest greetings and best wishes to the people of the State, especially Muslim brethren on the
auspicious occasion of “Eid-ul-Fitr”, 2023.
The Minister in his message said, “This Holy Festival marks the month-long fasting period of ‘Ramadan’ and is celebrated in a spirit of peace, harmony, love and brotherhood. While celebrating the festival, let us all remember that the world is one big family and resolve to work together for a peaceful and prosperous society”.