Devotees throng churches across country for Easter celebrations

Devotees across the country thronged into churches for Easter celebrations on Saturday night so as to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Many people also celebrated the day by donating blood or feeding the needy, while there were many other devotees who observed a day-long fast, which was only broken after the evening prayer service. As part of the celebration, many statues and pictures of Jesus were also unveiled. Devotees said that the by performing the Easter rituals, the day becomes even more important in one's life.