Tokayev addressed Kazakhstanis on occasion of start of Ramadan

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The Head of State, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, congratulated Kazakhstanis on the beginning of the month of Ramadan, Kazpravda.kz reports with reference to the press service of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

"Dear compatriots! I sincerely congratulate you on the beginning of the holy month Ramadan! For Muslims, this is a period of spiritual renewal and purification. The fast Oraza calls for mutual respect and mercy, forgiveness and kindness. People strive to help those in need, make donations, and do good deeds," the President says.

The President noted that the enduring spiritual values of Islam, its creative potential contribute to strengthening the unity and solidarity of our society.

"Unfortunately, this year the month of Ramadan will also be held in difficult conditions. All measures are being taken to curb the pandemic. I call on all Muslims of our country to comply with security requirements and strictly follow the recommendations of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of Kazakhstan. I am sure that thanks to solidarity and high responsibility, we will definitely overcome this test. Let the fast Oraza be for the good! I wish you all happiness and prosperity!" - concluded the Head of State.
08:50, 13 April 2021