President Alvi offers Eid prayer at Faisal Mosque

ISLAMABAD, Aug 12 (APP):President Dr Arif Alvi Monday offered Eid-ul-Adha prayer at Faisal Mosque here and prayed for peace, progress and prosperity of the country.

The president also prayed for salvation of the people of Indian Occupied Kashmir from the Indian suppression and atrocities.

In a tweet, the president said that Eid was the celebration of supreme sacrifice by the prophet Hazrat Ibrahim (A.S.)

“Our hearts are with our Kashmiri brothers & sisters in IOK (Indian Occupied Kashmir)who are under severe Indian brutal action. Their freedom is not far away IA (Insha Allah). My salute to our Shuhada who lay down their lives so that we may live. Eid Mubarak,” he remarked.

Alvi said the people of Indian held Kashmir were rendering numerous sacrifices for their right to self-determination.

Pakistanis, he said, stood by their Kashmir brethren and would continue extending political, diplomatic and moral support to them.