RIYADH-  Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday offered Eid prayer at Masjid-e-Nabvi in Saudi Arabia.

He also offered Nawafil at Masjid-e-Nabvi and prayed for peace, prosperity and progress of Pakistan, officials said. A large number of Pakistanis met the Prime Minister and exchanged Eid greetings with him. The PM is in Saudi Arabia since July 20. He has arrived to perform umrah along with his family.

Eid was celebrated in Saudi ARabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Kuwait, Iraq and Jordan and other Middle Eastern countries. Similarly, Muslims in many western countries including the US and UK also celeberated Eid on Monday.