“Just as Hindu people and their leaders participated in our Eid celebration, we are also celebrating the Hindu festival called Dashain.”
City based artisans are busy giving final touches to the effigies of Ravana a day before the festival of Dussehra. The craftsmen, all of whom were Muslims said that they have been making the effigies of the Ravana for several years now.
“All festivals are the same be it Eid or Dussehra. We all must celebrate them”
Only four Hindu families live in Saguuniya, a Muslim-dominated village but celebrate Durga Puja thanks to the support of Muslims.