The Katsina Emirate Council says it would not hold the typical Sallah Durbar amid the pending Eid Fitr to grieve casualties of late criminal assault in certain networks in the state.
The Emirates Information Officer, Alhaji Ibrahim Bindawa, revealed this in an announcement on Saturday in Katsina.
"His Royal Highness, the Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumini Kabir has guided me to illuminate the general population regarding the express that following desperado assaults in certain networks in the express, the typical Sallah Durbar won't hold amid the Eid Fitr festivity," Bindawa said.
He said in any case, that unique supplications would be held after the Eid petition for supportable harmony in the state and the nation on the loose.
Criminals had assaulted networks including Batsari, Danmusa and Kankara slaughtering numerous individuals.