Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar is calling on the nation to resist attempts to promote discord and division in the country our nation.
In her Eid message, the Opposition Leader described the attempts by some in our society to promote discord and divide our nation as troubling.
She urged citizens to not let these persons achieve their goal.
She called on citizens to “join hands and work together to ensure that our nation returns to peace and prosperity. Together, we can make a difference, and bring about positive change.”
Persad-Bissessar also called on the nation emulate the teaching of the Islamic principle of Zakaat in relation to the treatment of the less fortunate
She asked citizens to emulate this aspect of the Islamic faith and engage in acts of charity throughout the year.