KATHMANDU — Deputy Prime Minister and Rastriya Prajatantra Party Nepal’s Chairman Kamal Thapa said his party had aimed at reinstating the Hindu state.
Addressing the Hinduism Awareness Assembly at Birtamod of Jhapa today, DPM Thapa said the constitution was amendable and the party was committed to reinstating the Hindu state by revising the main law of the country.
Speaking at the same function, Party General Secretary Rajendra Lingden insisted on the need of the restoration of Hindu state to maintain ethnic unity and religious tolerance.
Bakar-Eid being celebrated
POKHARA — The Muslim people people are celebrating their grand festival, Bakar Eid, with much fanfare today.
The festival which is to be continued for three days from today is also known as ‘Eid-Ul-Juha’. The Muslim community considers this as a festival of devotion.
Ali Miya Literary Foundation, Pokhara Chairperson and religious preacher Hanif Miya informed that the festival marked the beginning with the recitation of Islam scripture Nawaz at Idgaha of Pokhara in the early morning today.
The Muslim people who are almost 10,000 in number in Pokhara alone are marking the festival with much excitement, he added.
The Muslims visit the mosques, offer prayers to Allah, perform the Namaj prayers and exchange greetings each others on the occasion.Follow @gorkhapost