Hindu community celebrates Diwali

KARACHI: Diwali, the Festival of Lights, was celebrated by Hindu community in Karachi in a befitting manner.


The day started with morning prayers. Special prayers were also offered for the progress and prosperity of the country.

Diwali is marked with fireworks, festive meals and exchange of sweets and gifts.

The Sindh government has declared Monday, October 31, as holiday for Hindus in the province.