Al Khor and Al Thakhira Municipality's health control section carried out a number of inspection tours during the Eid al-Adha holidays, covering all commercial and food establishments there.
The Chinese ambassador to Qatar Zhou Jian hosted Friday a reception for the Chinese expatriate community to get introduced to them and greet them on the occasion of Eid al-Adha.
Eid al-Adha was celebrated across Qatar with religious fervour, joy and piety on Sunday. Tens of thousands of faithful converged on mosques and designated prayer grounds early in the morning for Eid prayers.
A total of 680 emergency cases were reported at Hamad Medical Corporation’s ( HMC) hospitals Sunday, the first day of Eid al-Adha. The paediatric emergency centres reported another 760.
The livestock market at the Abu Hamour Central Market saw an increasing turnout of customers to buy the sacrificial animals for Eid al-Adha.