Kashmiriyat: Muslims Officials Celebrate Eid Away From Families To Serve Amarnath Yatra

'Proud of Kashmiriyat'

ND Desk

Srinagar | June 26: At a time the mainland India is in a grip of communal elements with every other day extremist Hindu mobs kill and lynch Muslims on different pretexts, this gesture from Kashmiri Muslim officials sends a different message of harmony across India.

Officials of health department seen in the picture below have celebrated the much awaited Eid festival away from their families and children in the mountains of Baltal valley only to serve the Hindu pilgrims who are on the Amarnath Yatra, to ensure that the smooth journey of Yatris who come from different parts of India.

“Let me tell you that today is Eid here and a lot of Kashmiri employees who work in various Govt. Departments and those who are there in private capacity are working day in and day out for a week to make your pilgrimage as comfortable as they can. They have left their homes and families for you.They are there to serve you better. They will be away from their comfort zones for a month or so but will never move back an inch to see you complete your holy pilgrimage safely,” said one health official.

A Facebook user posted that if this act of “Kashmiris is twisted and manipulated by goons or prime time war rooms for TRPs and nefarious designs , humanity can’t stoop as low as this much”.

Kashmiriyat makes us proud again!!!

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