Bhola: About 30, 000 people of 25 villages under five upazila of the district observed the holy Eid-ul-Azha on Thursday in line with Saudi Arabia.
The first jamaat of Eid-ul-Azha in the villages was held at Khanka Sharif of Maznu Miah, khalifa of Pir Saheb of Sureshwar at Mulaipattan village under Burhanuddin upazila at 10.00am. Maznu Miah conducted the Eid prayer.
More Eid jamaats were held at the same venue because of torrential rainfall. Devotees from different areas under the five upazilas of the district took part in the Eid jamaats amid the inclement weather.
Besides, followers of Sathkania Pir held two Eid jamaats at the Jame-Mosque of Amin Miah Chukider Bari.