Bihar CM joins faithful in Eid prayers

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 15:42

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Tuesday joined a large number of people in offering namaz here on the holy occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.

Manjhi joined the prayers at Gandhi Maidan and later mingled with the gathering to greet them on the festive occasion.
He later paid a visit to Khanqah Mujibia and Imarat-e- Shariah in Phulwarisharif and prayed for the peace and prosperity of the people of Bihar.

Manjhi told reporters at Imarat-e-Shariah that he dreamt of progress for all communities through the eradication of social ills like illiteracy and orthodoxy.
Replying to a question, he said his government would take all steps to develop Khanqah Mujibia as a tourist centre.

Minister for Food and Civil Supplies Shyam Rajak had accompanied Manjhi.

PTI

First Published: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 15:42

More from zeenews

 
comments powered by Disqus