Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today wished the people of the state a happy Eid-ul-Fitr.
“May this Eid bring happiness and endless blessings from the Almighty. Eid Mubarak,” Banerjee wrote on her Twitter handle.
Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi also wished people on the occasion of the festival.
Tripathi said the festival reaffirms people’s faith in the country’s cultural heritage and the spirit of friendship.
“May this joyous festival provide an opportunity to reaffirm our faith in the country’s cultural heritage, spirit of friendship and fraternity among all sections of society,” he said.
Eid-ul-Fitr, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramzan, symbolises peace and brotherhood.
It will be celebrated across the country, except Kerala, on Saturday.