Lahore (APP): Juma-tul-Wida, the last Friday of holy Month of Ramazan, is observed with religious zeal and fervor across the country today.  

A score of fasting people thronged the mosques and imambargahs to offer Friday prayers and seek blessings of God Almighty.

On the occasion, special prayers were offered for the progress and prosperity of the country and unity and harmony amongst the Muslim Ummah.   

In Lahore, large gatherings of Friday prayers were held at Data Darbar, Badshahi Mosque, Jamia Naeemia, Grand Jamia Mosque in Bahria Town, Shuhada Mosque and Jamia Ashrafia.

In Islamabad, the main congregation was held at the Faisal Mosque where envoys of Islamic countries and the parliamentarians offered their prayers.   

Ulema and Khateebs in their sermons highlighted the significance of Ramazan, Laila-tul-Qadr and Jumma-tul-Wida.     

Strict security measures were taken across the country on this occasion to avoid any untoward situation.