Eid-ul-Fitr is being celebrated with religious fervor today in the northern districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan.
Eid-ul-Fitr prayers were offered in various mosques and Eidgahs of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Special prayers were offered for the integrity and survival of the country and the incident at Masjid-e-Nabawi was also condemned in the sermons.
The main Eid-ul-Fitr gathering in Peshawar was held at the Central Eid Gah on Charsadda Road while Chief Minister KP Mahmood Khan and members of the provincial cabinet offered Eid prayers at the Governor House.
Eid-ul-Fitr prayers were offered in all areas of South Waziristan while Eid-ul-Fitr is being celebrated in all the cities of the province including Bannu, Nowshera, Swabi, Tank and Mardan.
Eid-ul-Fitr gatherings also in the northern districts of Balochistan
Eid-ul-Fitr is also being celebrated in Chaman, Pishin, Qila Abdullah and Qila Saifullah in Balochistan. Besides, Eid prayers were also held in Zhob, Musa Khel, Dakki, Kohlu and Barkhan.
Local Ruwit-e-Hilal Committees in the northern districts of Balochistan had announced Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations. More than 40 moon-watching witnesses in the northern districts appeared before the committees.