DC Shopian reviews arrangements for Shab-e-Qadar, Jumat-ul-Vida & Eid-ul-Fitr

TNN Bureau. Updated: 5/20/2020 7:29:29 PM Jammu and Kashmir

Ulemas urged to counsel people on staying doors during religious occasions

SHOPIAN, MAY 20: Deputy Commissioner Shopian, Chaudhary Mohammad Yasin today chaired a meeting to review arrangements put in place by the district administrations in view of upcoming Shab-e-Qadar, Jumat-ul-Vida and Eid-ul-Fitr.
In view of current COVID-19 Pandemic, threadbare discussion was held in the meeting regarding implementation of lockdown during the auspicious occasion of Shab-e-Qadr, Jummat-ul-Vida and Eid-ul-Fitr besides proper sanitation, fumigation, distribution of essential commodities, uninterrupted electricity & water besides other arrangements.
During the meeting Deputy Commissioner sought cooperation from the Ulemas in ensuring lock down and social distancing during these auspicious occasions appealing people through announcements to offer prayers at home as a precautionary measure to prevent the spread of deadly corona virus.
On the occasion Ulemas assured full cooperation to the administration in ensuring lockdown during the holy month and the upcoming festival.
The Deputy Commissioner asked the concerned departments to ensure better sanitation and fumigation of all public place including Mosques, lanes and by-lanes besides directing them to ensure proper water and power supply.
He also issued necessary directions to concerned departments to work with dedication, synergy and close coordination so that people do not face any inconvenience in present COVID-19 situation.
The meeting was attended by SSP Shopian, Additional Deputy Commissioner Shopian, Civil and Police Officers besides Ulemas of the district.

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