PV Desk : The holy Eid-e-Miladunnabi, marking the birth and demise of Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH), was observed across the country yesterday with due reverence and religious fervor.

Tens of thousands of Muslims with banners of different spiritual and social organizations like the Maizbhandar Darbar and other spiritual hubs joined colourful street marches in the capital Dhaka and elsewhere in the country chanting praising the prophet for his role for the mankind.

On this day in 570, the 12th of Rabiul Awal of the Hijri calendar, Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) was born in Makkah, Saudi Arabia with divine blessings and messages of peace for mankind.

President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina issued separate messages greeting the countrymen and Muslims across the globe coinciding with the occasion and sought eternal blessing for the people’s welfare alongside peace and harmony in the country and elsewhere in the world.