5 districts celebrated Eid with Saudi Arabia today
17 July 2015, Nirapad News: The people of Bhola, Laksmipur, Chandpur, Barisal and Patuakhali districts celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr on Friday in line with the “schedule of Saudi Arabia”.
Eid-ul-Fitr is being celebrated in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), Kuwait, Qatar, Jordan and UK on Friday after Shawal moon was sighted in various parts of the Middle East on Thursday evening.
Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated in the country Saturday if the moon of the month of Shawal is sighted in Bangladesh sky Friday.
BHOLA: The festival was celebrated in 10 villages in five upazilas of Bhola district.
In the district, the main Jamaat was held at 10am at Mulai Pattan village under Tangi union of Burhanuddin upazila.
Moreover, Eid Jamaats were held at Elisha of Sadar upazila, Shibpur, Sambhupur of Tajumuddin, Lalmoham municipality, Zinnagarh union of Charfassion.
LAKSHMIPUR: The people of 12 villages of the district celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr following the Muslims in Saudi Arabia.
The Eid congregations were held at Naogaon, Joypura, Bigha, Southpara of Ramganj upazila, Kolacopa, Charbangshi, Haidarganj of Raipura upazila, Bashikpur, Purba Pantchpara, Mohadevpur of Sadar upazila.
CHANDPUR: According to reports, residents of 40 villages in Chandpur celebrated Eid following the Muslims in Saudi Arabia.
BARISAL, PATUAKHALI: Over one lakh people of Barisal and Patuakhali districts celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr.
They are the followers of Elahabad Darbar Sharif of Chandnaish upazila of Chittagong