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Eid-al-adha Celebrated in Hojai.

Hojai:- Along With the rest of the Country, the holy festival of sacrifice Eid-Ul-Zuha, also Known as Eid-al-adha was Celebrated with pomp , gaiety and religious fervour in entire Hojai District on Wednesday.

Thousands of  Muslims joined the celebration of Eid--Ul-Zuha at Hojai Eidgha Maiden, Nilbagan Eidgha Maiden, Daboka Eidgha Maiden, Udali, Jugijaan, Murajhar, Gopal Nagar, Kapasbari,Lanka, Lumding on Wednesday.The namaaz began at morning 6:30.

"For the first in the history of Gopal Nagar Eidgha Maidan  Aamiruddin Ajmal performed the namaaz, so it was very special for each one of the resident of the area.",informed Swajidul Islam, a local resident of Gopal Nagar.

Islam also said," Around 2000 people performed the  holy namaaz on Wednesday at Gopal Nagar, the day was full of fan fare along with promoting  the message of peace and harmony."

"This Holy Festival is mainly celebrated to promote unity and integrity in the Nation.", Said Basit Alom Choudhury, Social Worker.

Hojai Markets were thronged with children's from nearby areas enjoying the festivity by purchasing varieties of food items and sports items.

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