Karacchietes braving rain on Eid day as well. (FP-SM)
ISLAMABAD (ENNS) Monday started with special prayers in mosques for well-being of the Muslims and progress, prosperity, safety and security of the country.
The Muslims in Pakistan are celebrating Eid-ul-Azha with due fervour to commemorate the supreme sacrifice of Prophet Ibrahim and his son Ismail (AS).
Eid congregations were held at mosques, Eidgahs and open places in all cities, towns and villages across the country.
Following the prayers, people started slaughtering their sacrificial animals as to commemorate Ibrahim/s sacrifice.
In Islamabad as usual, the main Eid congregation was held at Faisal Mosque.
On the other hand government authorities have claimed that all remains will be taken and washed out as soon as possible and people have been advised not to spread ugliness at open places or their streets.