Muslims in Vijayawada are celebrating Bakrid with devotion. Special Mass prayers were arranged in Indira Gandhi Municipal Stadium for Muslims which was attended by MP Kesineni Nani and MLA Bonda Uma. Muslims have participated in mass namaaz in Vijayawada 1 town, Farooq Nagar, Gandhi Nagar, Sanat Nagar, Labbipeta & Bhavanipuram. Speaking at the event MP Kesineni Nani reinstated the welfare schemes introduced by TDP govt for the Muslim minorities unlike any other state in the country. He appreciated the initiation of Muslim Development Board for arranging Mass Prayers.