ISLAMABAD-(Online)-President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani have called upon the countrymen to spread out and assist in the rehabilitation and reconstruction of our grief and calamity stricken brethren whose lives have been devastated by the historys worst natural disaster. President in his message to the nation on the occasion of Eid said: 'We bow our heads in gratitude to Allah Almighty on this day for blessing us with the bounties of the holy month of Ramazan. For the Muslims it is a thanksgiving day and I wish to greet all Muslims of the world on this occasion. 'A festive occasion ,however, has relevance only when festivities and celebrations are genuinely shared with many. 'We therefore cannot celebrate the day with traditional fanfare and festivities when millions of our countrymen have been rendered shelterless as villages, towns and cities have been destroyed, he added. 'On this Eid let us also spare a thought for those members of our Armed Forces, the police, the law enforcing agencies and civilians who laid down their lives in the fight against militants so that we may truly celebrate Eid in peace. 'Pakistanis are very caring and loving people. I call upon them to step forward and help the victims of floods and also the victims of fight against militants in their hour of trial, he added. 'May Allah in His infinite mercy grant our supplications and guide us to imbibe the spirit of Ramazan throughout the year and to employ that spirit in rebuilding the lives of the people devastated by floods and by extremists and militants. Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani facilitating the nation on Eid said this years Eid festival is being observed on such a moment of history, when a large part of the country is under the devastation caused by the pre-Ramazan floods. Millions of our fellow countrymen are homeless and facing severe difficulties. Every section of the society demonstrated the commendable cooperation, sincerity and generosity to lessen the immense problems and hardships faced by the flood victims, he added. Today, when the whole nation is busy day and night to help their brethren, the anti-state elements terrorists are ruining the peace in our cities and towns to attain their nefarious objectives. But it is the firm commitment of the nation that together we would never let these terrorists and extremists to succeed reprehensible intentions and the fight against them would continue till their complete elimination, he added.