Islamabad: Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has urged the nation to work towards making Pakistan a hub of peace by refraining from anti-social activities, particularly extremism and sectarianism. The Prime Minister, in his message on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, said, “Eid-ul-Fitr is a day of peace, tranquility and harmony.
Let us resolve to dedicate ourselves to spend our energies and resources for the welfare of humanity in accordance with Islamic teachings.” Prime Minister Ashraf extended heartiest felicitations to the nation, the Muslim world and the overseas Pakistanis on Eid-ul-Fitr and said one should thank Allah Almighty for having the blessed opportunity to fast in Ramzan.
He said Eid-ul-Fitr is a reward bestowed by Allah Almighty on the Muslims for fasting during the holy month of Ramazan. He said Muslims fast to win favour of Allah and express their gratitude and happiness on Eid-ul-Fitr on the successful fulfillment of this religious duty.