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Eid-Al-Adha: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar extends wishes, urges people to remain alert amid Covid-19

“My greetings to people on the occasion of Eid-Al-Adha. In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is imperative for everyone to remain alert,” Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar said in a tweet.

india Updated: Aug 01, 2020 11:53 IST
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People praying at the Jama Masjid on the eve of Eid al-Adha in New Delhi on Friday
People praying at the Jama Masjid on the eve of Eid al-Adha in New Delhi on Friday(Raj K Raj/HT Photo )

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday extended greetings to the people on the occasion of Eid-Al-Adha.

“My greetings to people on the occasion of Eid-Al-Adha. In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is imperative for everyone to remain alert,” he tweeted.

Eid al-Adha or Bakrid, also known as “Sacrifice Feast” is marked by sacrificing an animal, usually a sheep or a goat to prove devotion and love for Allah. Post the sacrifice, devotees distribute the offering to family, friends, neighbours and especially to the poor and the needy.

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