After one month roja, Eid celebrared with entusiastic among Muslims across Odisha.
Muslims across the state trooped out of their homes to offer special Eid congregational thanks giving prayers marking culmination of the 30 days of fasting. After offering namaz, they hugged each other with greetings of ‘Eid Mubarak’.
People dressed in new clothes were seen greeting each other and distributing sweets after performing Namaaz in the morning.
In Bhubaneswar, Namaaz was offered at several mosques including the Unit-4 masjid where thousands of Muslims gathered for the prayer. Similar scenes were witnessed at mosques in Cuttack.
Eid was celebrated with pomp and joy in Bhadrak as arrangements for Namaaz prayer were made at 31 mosques. Eid celebrations gripped Kendrapada too as Namaaz was offered at Fakirabaad, new Eidgah and old Eidgah.