All set to celebrate Eid today

KARACHI -  Karachiites will celebrate Eidul Fitr today (Monday) with religious zeal and fervour. The metropolis, known as economic hub of the country, has rich traditional values as well. Due to the diversity of city’s culture, events like Eid are seen in various vibrant colours. The ...

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