Advisors, Chief Secretary greet people on Eid-ul-Fitr

JAMMU/ SRINAGAR: Advisors to Lieutenant Governor, K K Sharma, Farooq Khan, Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar and Baseer Ahmad Khan besides Chief Secretary BVR Subhramanyam have extended greetings to the people of the J&K on the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.
In separate messages issued today, Advisor K K Sharma, Farooq Khan, Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar and Baseer Ahmad Khan said, “Celebrating Eid-ul-Fitr teaches us concepts of camaraderie, friendship, mutual respect and love for the destitute and downtrodden.” They hoped the festival brings peace, prosperity and happiness to the people of the Jammu and Kashmir.
All the Advisors also appealed people to remember their neighbours, orphans and the needy during Eid celebrations.
Advisor Farooq Khan described the festival as a reward from Almighty Allah. He appealed the people to follow all the safety guidelines and advisories put in view of the Global pandemic of the COVID-19 as well as maintain Social Distancing while celebrating the day.
In his message, Advisor Bhatnagar said that the festival of Eid is a celebration of the spirit of sharing and brotherhood while praying for the peace, progress, prosperity and happiness of the J&K and its people.
The Advisor Bhatnagar also extended his greetings and good wishes to people on the holy occasion.
Advisor Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan prayed that Almighty Allah reward Rozadars with His bounties and mercy.
Urging the people to celebrate Eid with simplicity, Baseer Khan said, ” Allah commands us to be not amongst those who indulge in extravagance, which He dislikes.” He also made a fervent appeal to the people to avoid wastage of food and resources and be conscious towards their neighbours, orphans and the needy so that they also become part of the Eid celebrations.
He urged people to strictly follow the guidelines and protocol of health advisories while celebrating auspicious occasions during COVID-19 pandemic.
Meanwhile, Chief Secretary BVR Subhramanyam has extended warm greetings to the people of the Jammu and Kashmir on the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.
In his message, the Chief Secretary said that the festival is celebrated upon culmination of the Holy month of Ramadhan a pious month, marked by feeling of compassion towards humanity, eagerness to extend helping hand to those who are suffering, focusing on charity and good deeds, seeking refuge in Almighty against evil and providing opportunities to devotees for self introspection and nurturing values of compassion.