Monday May 02, 2022

VIDEO: UAE celebrates Eid with pomp and splendour

VIDEO: UAE celebrates Eid with pomp and splendour

Worshippers exchange Eid greetings after the prayer in Dubai.

Syed Shayaan Bakht, Staff Reporter

Eid Al Fitr celebrations in the UAE began with pomp and gaiety on Monday two years after COVID-19 restrictions cast shadows over the festival’s mass gatherings and family reunions.

This year, smell of freshly baked cookies and traditional sweets filled the air in emirates as residents greeted neighbours with the easing of coronavirus restrictions.