Prime Minister Narendra Modi today conveyed his greetings to the people of India on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr and wished the spirit of peace and brotherhood for the whole country.
“Eid-ul-Fitr greetings! May this auspicious day further the spirit of peace and brotherhood in our society,” Modi said in a tweet on Sunday night.
Eid-ul-Fitr translates as “the festival of breaking the fast”.
During the month of Ramadan, Muslims perform one of the five pillars of Islam — the fast.