Agartala: The Tripura Royal scion and chairman of Tipraha Indigenous Progressive Regional Alliance (TIPRA), Pradyot Kishore Deb Barman, on Friday, extended wishes on the occasion of Eid-Ul-Fitr and urged the people to abide by the COVID-19 guidelines.
In a short video message uploaded on his social media account, Pradyot Deb Barman greeted the Muslim community and hoped that the pandemic gets over soon and life gets back to normalcy.
“Nobody should be given a chance to blame one religion for the spread of coronavirus. Do not give them a chance to blame and ensure that social distancing is maintained people wear their face masks,” Deb Barman said.
“In this pandemic, we all have to come together and fight against the virus irrespective of religion. Do not let anyone get a chance to blame you for the spread of the COVID-19 virus,” he added.
While speaking about his mother Maharani Bibhu Kumari Devi, who recently tested positive for COVID-19, Deb Barman said that he is with her. He also said that she is stable and under home isolation. “She needs your prayers and blessings so that she recovers soon,” Deb Barman said.
Meanwhile, over 4 lakh Muslims in Tripura offered Namaz across the state, in one thousand mosques, homes and open fields to maintain social distancing amidst the lockdown imposed to contain the spread of COVID-19.