SUKKUR: People of the Sukkur are fully prepared to celebrate Eidul Fitr with religious zeal and fervour. To mark the occasion, all important public and private buildings, including shopping centres, have been decorated and illuminated.
The roads and streets of the Sukkur especially those approaching Eidgahs, mosques and Imambargahs have been washed and cleaned.
According to the police, fool-proof security arrangements have been made to ensure safety of life and property of the citizens.
Police and Shahbaz Rangers will also be deployed at mosques, Imambargahs and eidgahs. Eid prayers will be held in many mosques, Eidgahs and Imambargahs of the district.
The government functionaries , politicians and elite of the district will perform prayers in their respective home towns.
Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah will celebrate the Eid in his native town Khairpur Mirs, some 20 kilometers away from here.
The Leader of the Opposition in National Assembly (NA) Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah will perform Eidul Fitr prayers at Jinnah Municiple Groud. After Eid prayers, from 0900 to 0430 hours, he will meet general public and prominent citizens and exchange Eid greetings with them.
There, he will meet the general public, politicians an elite of the area, and exchange Eid greetings.
The Jail Superintendent Sukkur Prisons Shahid Chhajro told APP that special arrangements have also been made within the premises of all jail for Eid prayers, and all Jailors and deputy superintendents have been directed to offer prayers along with the inmates in their respective prisons.
The daily ration of all prisoners have also been doubled on Eid day.
Meanwhile, foolproof security arrangements have been made to avoid any untoward incident on the Eid day.