ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi on Tuesday congratulated the nation and the Muslim community on the advent of the holy month of Ramadan.
The president said Allah Almighty has provided us an opportunity to fully benefit from His blessings in this holy month.
He said purification and obedience to commandments of Allah Almighty were objectives of fasting.
He stressed that fasting also taught us to help the destitute who were deprived of basic necessities due to their poor economic conditions.
Arif Alvi appealed to the nation to observe the standard operating procedures (SOPs) during this holy month to contain the Coronavirus and to save the lives.