“With Ramadan coming to an end, I wish all Muslims in Alberta and around the world a happy Eid al-Fitr.

“I hope that Muslim Albertans have been spiritually enriched by the difficult Ramadan fast. As families gather for traditional Eid celebrations, I wish them a joyful celebration of the end of the fast.

“Thank you to our Muslim communities for the care and compassion that they demonstrated throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, and for the good works and acts of charity that the community continues to perform.

“May you enjoy peace and blessings as you celebrate Eid this year. Eid Mubarak.”