KATHMANDU — Various political leaders have extended their best wishes to all Muslim people in the country and abroad on the occasion of the Eid Ul Fitre today.
In a best wishes message, the Vice-President Pun wished peace, prosperity and happiness to the Muslim community. “I wish this festival inspire all Nepalis to build further tolerance, brotherhood, and harmony among us,” the Vice-President said.
Likewise, Prime Minister KP Oli Sharma has wished the festival inspires for peace, prosperity, fraternity, harmony, tolerance and unity among all Nepalis.
“We Nepalis have been respecting one another’s religion-culture and traditions since ages, and there is a need to continue this cordial tradition that has been maintained since history”, the Prime Minister has said in the message.
Also today, leaders of various political parties including among others Nepali Congress President Sher Bahadur Deuba, CPN Maoist Centre Chair Pushpa Kamal Dahal, RPP Chairman Lokendra Bahadur Chand, CPN-ML General Secretary CP Mainali, President of Madhesi Janadhikar Forum Nepal (Democratic) Bijaya Kumar Gachchadar and Nepal Haj Committee have issued separate statements of best wishes, congratulating all those celebrating the festival with wishes of good health and happiness.
One shot dead at Duhabi
INARUWA—A person was shot dead nearby Jayababa Brick Kiln at Duhabi Municiplaity-9 in Sunsari district.
Jayababa Brick Kiln, Supervisor Fida Hussain, 50, a local, was shot dead, confirmed Sub Inspector Gyanendra Prasad Phuyal.
Eyewitness said that two people borne out in a motorbike in black clothes had shot at Hussain.
He was shot down while he was with his wife on morning walk.Follow @gorkhapost