SRINAGAR: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has felicitated people of Jammu and Kashmir on the occasions of Shab-e-Qadr and Jumat ul Vida.
In her message, the Chief Minister said the blessed night, during which the Holy Quran was revealed, is an occasion for us to introspect our lives, seek Allah’s forgiveness, generosity and guidance. She appealed people to pray wholeheartedly during this night for peace, prosperity and brotherhood in the State.
As the Holy month of Ramadhan is drawing to close, Mehbooba Mufti appealed people to do as much charity as possible in these days and join the happy moments of the destitute, orphans, widows and other victims of fate. “We owe to them as we have been commanded by Allah (SWT) and Zakat and Sadqat are the best way to bring these segments of society back into the mainstream of happiness and prosperity”, she said in her message.
The Chief Minister also appealed people to pray for seeking His blessings on the eve of Jumat ul Vida.
Meanwhile, the Chief Minister has directed the authorities of Wakf Board and Wakf Council, Divisional Administrations of Kashmir and Jammu to provide all facilities of drinking water, electricity, sanitation, traffic arrangements to the devotees at the shrines and mosques across the state during the night long prayers and on Jumat ul Vida.