August 02, 2020 1:58 pm
The Maharashtra government, in view of the pandemic, had asked people to undertake symbolic sacrifice for Eid.
July 31, 2020 12:48 pm
Manimajra, which used to be the only area to hold a ‘bakri mandi’ before Bakra-Eid every year, used to see huge crowds till last year.
July 19, 2020 3:32 am
Instead of selling the cattle at the mandi, Home Minister Anil Deshmukh has issued a set of guidelines stating that the sale of animals for the festival will be restricted to online or through calls while no mandis for sale of animals will be functional across the state
July 18, 2020 1:50 am
All the existing animal markets, the guidelines state, would remain shut and people allowed to purchase sacrificial animals online or over the phone. The guidelines, however, does not clarify on how these online markets would be set up.
August 22, 2018 10:11 am
Bakrid, Eid al-Adha 2018 Date in India: It is celebrated in order to pay respects to Ibrahim, who was considered to be one of the most dutiful admirers of Allah and was ready to sacrifice his son on Allah's request.
September 25, 2015 12:57 am
Senior Muslim corporator Mohsin Haider and others from the Congress party had met Municipal Commissioner Ajoy Mehta and requested normal water supply for three days during the Eid festivities.
October 05, 2014 4:37 am
Police officials claimed that the truck was carrying 14 calves and therefore it was detained.
October 04, 2014 3:00 pm
The police said the situation was immediately brought under control in couple of minutes.
October 04, 2014 10:33 am
1,200 goats have been sold from Manimajra while around 750 goats have been sold from Bapu Dham in the last five days
October 16, 2013 5:07 am
There was more joy in store for her family as her cousin Mohammad Talib was also named for the Indian team.
September 03, 2017 3:21 am
Eid al-Adha, one of the two most celebrated festivals by Muslims all around the world falls on September 1-2 this year. Here's how people are celebrating Bakrid across different cities in India.