Eid al-Adha 2019: President Ramnath Kovind, PM Narendra Modi and Other Leaders Wish People of the Nation on the Special Day
Eid al-Adha and PM Narendra Modi. (Photo Credit: ANI/Getty)

New Delhi, August 12: With the country's Muslim community celebrating Eid al-Adha on Monday, President Ramnath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi wished the countrymen and women through this social media handle. In their message, they mentioned the importance of this festival. PM Modi mentioned the importance of this festival, stating that it brings the spirit of peace and happiness in our society.

Taking to Twitter, PM Modi wrote, "My best wishes on the occasion of Eid al-Adha. I hope it furthers the spirit of peace and happiness in our society. Eid Mubarak!" Jammu & Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik Extends Eid al-Adha Greetings; Administration Installs Over 300 Telephone Booths

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Also, President Ramnath Kovind too greeted people on this auspicious occasion. He tweeted both in English, Hindi and Urdu.

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Meanwhile, other leaders like Rahul Gandhi too took to Twitter and wished people on this auspicious day.

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People across the nation are celebrating Eid al-Adha. Muslim community people could be seen offering prayers in various Masjids since morning.