Srinagar, 24 April: Awami Itehad Party today in a statement wished people on the auspicious occasion of Holy month of Ramadan. Extending their greetings, Party top brass asked people at large to welcome auspicious month of Ramadan by holding special prayers at home in view of Covid-19. We appeal people in Kashmir to especially remember in their prayers leaders including Awami Itehad Party Supremo Er Abdul Rashid, lawyers, civil society members and thousands of youth who are languishing in jails since August 5th last year expressed, Party Spokesperson Sheeban Ashai. One can only imagine the plight of those who would be observing the holy month of Ramadan, carrying out necessary religious obligations while facing the perils of captivity. The party Spokesperson sought people at large to pray to Almighty for strengthening the resolve of Kashmiri leadership, Ashai pledged party’s absolute support to the people of Kashmir in such testing times. He also stressed upon the need to practice physical distancing along with following other precautionary measures to prevent spread of Covid-19. Prevailing situation across the globe where entire human race is facing a deadly pandemic, demands everyone to take things very seriously. There have been various reports and it has been brought to our notice also, that people in various localities are gathering in groups unnecessary especially in Neighborhoods having commercial establishments within. People at large must understand gravity of the situation and not jeopardize their’s as well as other’s lives. We request everyone to observe the holy month of Ramadan indoors and refrain from unnecessarily venturing out. Foolhardy, reckless approach at this juncture can prove disastrous, an escalation in cases have the potential to severely overwhelm the health care system.