Shimla: Eid-ul-Zuha was celebrated with religious fervour and gaiety in entire Himachal Pradesh. In the capital, main prayer was held at Jama Masjid, Middle Bazar at 1030 hrs this morning in which thousands participated. The Muslims also offered Eid-ul-Zuha prayer at the Eidgah Masjid Ruldhubhata, Lakker Bazar and Jama Masjid, Bioleauganj.
The prayer was led by Maulana M Ahmed Kasmi, Shahi Imam of Jaman Masjid in the presence of thousands of devotees who attended the prayer at Bioleauganj and Jama Masjid. While speaking to Himvani, member of state Haj committee, Billa Ahemd thanked state government for giving free travel facility to Muslim women on this festival. He said that Eid-ul-Zuha is mark of peace, brotherhood and sacrifices.