Thursday 02 December 2021 - 2:42:53 pm

Over 1,500 mosques in Makkah to receive worshipers on Sunday dawn

RIYADH, 20th June, 2020 (WAM) -- About 1,560 mosques in Makkah, both small and large, are set to open their doors to receive worshipers starting at dawn prayers tomorrow Sunday, after a 90-day disruption, due to the precautionary and preventive measures to counter the outbreak of the new coronavirus COVID-19 infection.

The branch of the Ministry of Islamic Affairs in Makkah Province has prepared all mosques and large mosques, on condition that all the precautionary measures are implemented, such as single-use prayer rugs, the implementation of safe spacing between rows, as well as complying with the mandatory social distancing between worshipers.

WAM/Hatem Mohamed