Jammu & Kashmir

Following expert advice, Eid celebrated across Kashmir maintaining physical distancing norms

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Srinagar: Following advisories from experts, people in Kashmir celebrated Eid maintaining physical distance norms, and avoided large gatherings. Eid prayers were not held at major mosques across Kashmir.

Experts had advised people to avoid hugging and kissing, a practice fairly common in the Kashmiri culture.

Traditionally, Muslims offer Eid congregational prayers in open spaces like grounds commonly known as Eidgah. Muslims hug each other to extend greeting after they are done with Eid special prayers.

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