Highlighting the problems of migrant labourers, he said that the state government is in contact with the Centre and whatever is possible will be done soon.

Muslims around the country have begun fasting from today as they welcomed the holy month amid the unprecedented circumstances created by the outbreak of coronavirus.

A few days back, some videos also surfaced on Twitter, showing people coming out of house and riding motorbikes.

A deserted view of the illuminated Jama Masjid on the eve of Ramadan during a government-imposed lockdown as a preventive measure against the coronavirus, in Old Delhi on Friday.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had on March 24 announced a 21-day nationwide lockdown as a precautionary measure to contain the spread of COVID-19. Later, the lockdown was extended till May 3.

Maulana Khalid Rasheed Firangi said that the Uttar Pradesh government has assured that the essential commodities will be delivered to the people's doorstep even during Ramzan.

Eid-ul-Fitr is an auspicious festival celebrated by the Muslim community all across the world. The day marks the end of the holy month of fasting – Ramadan.

During Ramzan, dozens of temporary food vendors set up shop along the length of the alley to cater to the huge demand from famished people breaking their fast.

Ramzan, is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar and observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting to commemorate the first revelation of the Quran to Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), according to Islamic belief.

Criticising the NDA government, Mehbooba Mufti said that they have made "Jammu and Kashmir a 'jung ka akhada', where the Centre is at war with its own people."