LUCKNOW || Eid-al-Adha, popularly known as Bakreed is being celebrated across the state of Uttar Pradesh in a subdued manner due to the Coronavirus. District authorities at various places have made heavy security arrangements to ensure that no violations of the COVID guidelines were done.
In various districts, senior police and district officials lead took rounds on the streets, ensuring complete adherence to the norms. Officials have appealed to people to peacefully celebrate the festival.
Reports from different places of the state informed that the Muslims were sticking to the guidelines and doing the festival rituals in accordance with the advisory by the state government. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has wished people on the festival.