Like elsewhere in the country the Dawoodi Bohra Jamaat celebrated Eid-ul-Azha with traditional religious reverence and fervour here in Karachi as well as across the country.
In India, a Muslim cleric, Khalid Rashid, has appealed to the government to "permit sacrificing animals in slaughter houses during Eid al-adha so that people don't do it in houses".
Earlier this month, almost week long clashes led to widespread destruction of areas of the camp.
MATT Rodda MP joined the Muslim community on Friday morning to mark the start of an important Eid festival.
The holiday, Eid al-Adha, which translates to "Feast of Sacrifice" is a time where food is distributed to the poor and around the world.
Across the Muslim world, many are celebrating the festival of Eid al-Adha - considered one of Islam's revered observances.
During the festivities, which fell on Friday this year, Muslims pay tribute to Prophet Ibrahim's submission to the divine order of sacrificing his son.
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The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the eid al-adha is the 10th month of Dhul Hijjah of the Islamic Calendar equivalent to 1st day of September of the Gregorian Calendar.
On both Eids many Muslims will go to special Eid prayers at their local mosque and have a day of celebrations with family and friends.
The festival is believed to commemorate the devotion of the Islamic prophet Ibrahim (Abraham in the Judaeo-Christian tradition) to Allah's will.
A Muslim worshipper during the Hajj pilgrimage on the Mount Arafat, near Mecca, Saudi Arabia, 31 August 2017.
HM King Hamad exchanged greetings and good wishes with worshippers, and thanked them for their congratulations and honest supplications, wishing the kingdom and its people many happy returns of the occasion.
"Sacrifices are made in the name of God, large-scale charity work is underway, prayers are said for the tranquility and prosperity of our state, the undying memory of our martyrs is revered in all parts of our country these days".