Articles about Bakr Eid

Ex J&K CM Farooq Abdullah heckled during Eid prayers

22 Aug 2018

Politics
Ex J&K CM Farooq Abdullah heckled during Eid prayers

Former Jammu and Kashmir CM Farooq Abdullah was reportedly heckled during Eid prayers at a mosque in Srinagar.

Ahead of Bakri Eid, government-agency launches campaign against animal sacrifice

25 Jun 2018

India
Ahead of Bakri Eid, government-agency launches campaign against animal sacrifice

The Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) has launched a campaign against animal sacrifice, less than a month ahead of Bakri Eid.

Sikhs offer gurdwara to in-distress Muslims for Bakr-Eid namaaz

03 Sep 2017

India
Sikhs offer gurdwara to in-distress Muslims for Bakr-Eid namaaz

In a rare incident of communal solidarity in an increasingly communally tense India, the Sikh community in the Chamoli district in Uttarakhand offered Muslims their gurdwara, after flooding prevented the Muslims from using an open ground for the Bakr-Eid namaaz.

"Allah wala bakra" priced at whopping Rs. 51L remains unsold

02 Sep 2017

Mumbai
"Allah wala bakra" priced at whopping Rs. 51L remains unsold

Ajmer's Gopalrao Sohail came to Mumbai to sell "Allah wala bakra", a white goat with brown patches, for Bakri Eid.

Mumbai: Emergency Helpline for cattle transporters ahead of Bakri Eid

24 Aug 2017

Mumbai
Mumbai: Emergency Helpline for cattle transporters ahead of Bakri Eid

With barely ten days to go for Bakri Eid, the Maharashtra Police started a 24x7 emergency helpline for protecting cattle transporters from cow vigilantes ahead of the festival.