The city is all set for the holy month of Ramzan; the hectic activities are in full swing in the city. A coat of paint is being given to all the mosques by the managing committees and the measures are being taken adequately illuminate the premises.
Many people provide meals as a good gesture after “Sehri” and “iftar”. In few mosques the management ask people to inform well in advance and fix a date to hoist “iftar” meal for the pious. The mosque management take care of arranging “sehri” meal for the boarders at hostels and independent houses in the city.
The mosque committees are finalizing the “Hafiz” to recite “taravee” prayers during thr Razam month. These prayers are read for two hours after the devotees break their fast. There is no ajor rise in the price of dates in the world. Dates have arrived at the city market and are available at different parts of the city and that are available at different prices depending upon their quality.
Hotels too have started making ‘bhattis’ to prepare Haleem. His year, Haleem at popular hotels is expected to be priced between Rs 140 – Rs 160 per plate. The hoteliers are yet to decide thequantity of haeem that is to be prepared every day as it was quite a heavy diet.