New Delhi, Sep 1 (PTI) President Ram Nath Kovind today extended greetings on the eve of Eid-ul-Zuha and expressed the hope that the unique festival strengthens unity and harmony.Also Read - Highlights India vs England 1st Test, Day 1: Bumrah, Shami Dominate as India Take Opening Day's Honours

In his message, the president said, “On the occasion of Eid-ul-Zuha, I extend greetings to all my fellow citizens, especially to my Muslim brothers and sisters in India and abroad”. Also Read - I am Standing With Them: Rahul Meets Parents of Minor Girl Raped & Killed in Delhi's Nangal

He asked people to rededicate themselves to the spirit of trust, sacrifice and service, the essence of this festival, and share happiness with people who are in need. Also Read - President Xi Jinping Deploys Army After 13 People Killed in Massive Central China Floods

“May this unique festival enrich our composite culture, strengthen our unity and harmony and inspire all of us to work towards the wellbeing of mankind,” he said in is message.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.