GORKHA — Service-beneficiaries at rural part of the district are bearing the impact of disruption of vehicular movement in Gorkha district as the transport service has been taken to grinding halt today too.
It has caused offspring to walk long to reach to their mother’s house to celebrate Mother’s Day today. The offspring who could not make their journey to meet their mothers on the special day are disappointed for being deprived of showing respect and reverence to their mothers.
The Transport Entrepreneurs Committee Gorkha and Prithvi Highway Bus Operators Committee have enforced transport disruption for indefinite period since last Thursday.
The public transport has been completely halted when the committee enforced disruption demanding the release of their 23 entrepreneurs arrested from Arughat of Gorkha on May 3.
The Prithvi Highway Bus Operators Committee has also supported the transport disruption programme demanding continuity of syndicate.
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