Sheikh Mohammad Encourages Residents To Share Diwali Pictures In The UAE
In a Twitter post yesterday, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai encourages the residents to post their Diwali photo online.
The leader acknowledges the Hindu religious festival of lights.
As the festival kicks off yesterday, many people have obliged and follow the trend and even his hashtag #UAEDiwali.
The Hindu population is the country is between 6 percent and 10 percent.
Homes are lit with colorful lights!