Eid celebrated in Nagaland


Dimapur, June 16: Muslim community in Nagaland Saturday celebrated the much awaited festival of the season Eid-ul-Fitr, which marks the culmination of the fasting month of Ramzan.
Friends and families on the occasion exchanged gifts, with children being rewarded in cash by what is known traditionally as ‘Eidi.’ They also gave alms to the poor.
In Dimapur, thousands of Muslim community offered namaz at the Idgah ground near the DDSC stadium here. In Kohima, they gathered at the local ground to offer prayers.
(Page News Service)