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Sports fraternity extends greetings on `Eid-ul-Fitr`

ANI | Updated: Jun 16, 2018 18:28 IST

New Delhi [India], June 16 (ANI): As the entire country is celebrating the festival of Eid-ul-Fitr, the sports fraternity has come in unison to extend their warm wishes on the auspicious occasion.
From legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar to former Indian cricketer Mohammad Kaif, all took to their social media handles to pour their wishes to the people on the occasion.
Taking to his Twitter handle Tendulkar said, "May the blessings of the almighty fill your life with health and happiness, and open doors to success and prosperity, now and always. Eid Mubarak!"

Kaif, on the other hand, posted a picture of himself in Dargah while wishing everyone a very happy and peaceful Eid.
"Wish you all a very happy and peaceful Eid. May Allah accept your good deeds, forgive your transgressions, And ease the suffering of all around the globe. #EidMubarak!, " he said.

Here are some other wishes from sports celebrities:
Indian tennis star Sania Mirza- "Eid Mubarak everyone Here's wishing love, peace, happiness and lots of sheer korma today and the year ahead."

Veteran Indian batsman Gautam Gambhir- "With a prayer on my lips and wishes for peace in my heart I wish all of you Eid Mubarak. May God bless you all. Be happy, stay blessed #EidMubarak."

Indian opener Rohit Sharma- "Eid Mubarak to everyone out there. Love and light to everyone."

Pakistan cricketer Hassan Ali- "I wish you a very happy and peaceful Eid. May Allah accept our good deeds, forgive our shortcomings and ease the suffering of all humans around the Globe. Eid Mubarak- enjoy the day with Family! Love you all."

Former Australian cricketer Matthew Hayden- "Eid Mubarak to all Muslims worldwide celebrating Eid today! #eid May God Bless and protect you."

Pakistan Test vice-captain Asad Shafiq- "Eid Mubarak to everyone celebrating today!!! Please remember me and my family in your prayers!!! May Allah accept all our good deeds over the blessed month of Ramadhan. #EidulFitr2018 #EidMubarak."

Eid-ul-Fitr, which marks the culmination of the fasting month of Ramzan, is an important religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide.
The festival is celebrated on the first day of Shawwal, the 10th month of Islamic lunar calendar. (ANI)