On Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the nation as the starting of the holy month of Ramzan. PM Modi’s last night Twitter post reads, “May this auspicious month further the spirit of harmony, happiness, and brotherhood in our society.”
Ramzan, a holy festival is a time of spiritual reflection and increased worship and devotion. During this month, Muslims do not drink water or eat even a bite and observe prayers five times a day. Sehri is a pre-fast meal eaten before sunrise and the fest is broken with a post-fast meal, termed as ‘iftar’.
Other ministers, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, and senior BJP leaders also extended greetings on the festival of Ramzan. Home Minister Rajnath singh tweeted:
Shahnawaz Hussain Twitter post reads, “On the beginning of the auspicious month of Ramzan, I wish all of you and your family lots of goodness, happiness, and peace. May you be showered with love and care.”
Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu wishes the citizens prosperity and peace. He wrote, “Wishing you all a blessed start to #Ramadan. Here’s hoping that the beginning of this holy season also initiates a period of prosperity, peace, and progress for the entire nation.”
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Chief Mayawati all greeted the people of the nation, especially the Muslim community.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee tweeted to extended wishes on Ramzan. CM Banerjee tweeted: “The holy month of #Ramzan has begun. My best wishes to all my brothers and sisters who will be fasting for a month.”
Congress also tweeted greetings to the people of India and wishes people on the starting of Ramzan.
The official party page post reads: “Ramadan Mubarak to you and your family! May this holy month usher in love and happiness for all of you.”