Along with rest of the world, the Muslim brethren of Jiribam District, Manipur and Jirighat which lies under Cachar District of Assam celebrated Eid-e- Milad un Nabi to commemorate the birthday of Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him) today.
In connection with the celebration, a procession carried out from Babupara Jame- Masjid, Jiribam where hundreds of devotees from various localities of Jiribam and Jirighat participated in it and culminated at Lalpani, Cachar.
The rally was jointly organised by Ahle Sunnat Wal Jammat, Jiri Valley Central Committee and Sunni Students Federation, Jiribam District Committee.
Speaking at the sideline of procession, the Finance Secretary of Sunni Students Federation, National Committee Salman Khurshid said the rally was organised in commemoration of Prophet Muhammad birthday and the Muslim devotees from various place of Jiribam and Jirighat, Cachar gathered to mark Eid-e- Milad un Nabi celebration.
Later, all the devotees of procession gathered at Lalpani, Cachar mosque where religious scholars threw light on the life and teachings of Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him).
Rabi Takhellambam, a resident of Kairembikhok Mayai Leikai, ThoubaI District has been in the field of Journalism for more than 10 years. Rabi, is well known for his reporting from Thoubal side and Indo-Myanmar border. Rabi is also a member of All Manipur Working Journalist Union, the parent body of Journalist Union in Manipur. He can be contacted by email at [email protected]