Bakrid celebrated with fervor in Jeypore

Eid-ul-Zuha, Bakrid celebrations in Jeypore
Jeypore.November.8:  Eid-ul-Zuha, also known as Bakrid was celebrated by the Muslims of Jeypore with traditional fervor and gaiety on Monday.

Hundreds of the devout had gathered at the Namaj ground near Christian Street junction for prayers to mark the historical festival of Bakrid. Special 'duas' were recited for world peace and harmony by the Hafiz of the Sunni Muslims Basir Ahamad.
Exchange of  "Eid Mubharak" greetings among each other and with all other religions people marked Bakrid. Leaders of all political parties including Jeypore MLA, Mr. Rabi Narayan Nanda, former MLA and congress leader Mr.Tara Prasad Bahinipati, former Minister Mr.Raghunath Patnaik and several officials greeted people on the occasion. Scores of Muslim children also celebrated the festival with great enthusiasm.

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