Chandigarh , Dec 21 (UNI) Haryana Governor A R Kidwai today offered prayers at Jama Masjid here on the auspicious occasion of Id-ul-Zuha.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr Kidwai conveyed his good wishes to the people and asked them to work for the welfare of the society and the country. He said such festivals help in fostering unity and amity among different religions which was essential for the prosperity of the country.
There was festive atmosphere in the Raj Bhawan where people from all walks of life offered greetings to the Governor and his family members. The Governor offered sweetmeats, Seviyan and fruits to all those who called upon him on this auspicious occasion.
Mr M S Chopra, Officer on Special Duty to CM greeted the Governor and offered a bouquet on behalf of Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda who was not in town.