Naqvi directs waqf boards’ officials to ensure strict execution of lockdown during Ramadan
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Naqvi directs waqf boards’ officials to ensure strict execution of lockdown during Ramadan

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New Delhi, Apr 16: Minority Affairs Minister and Chairman, Central Waqf Council, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday directed state waqf boards’ officials to ensure strict and honest implementation of lockdown, curfew and social distancing during the holy month of Ramadan, which will be started from April 24, in view of Corona pandemic.

Interacting with senior officials of more than 30 state waqf boards through video conferencing, MrNaqvi directed them to create awareness among the people to offer prayers and perform other religious rituals during the holy month of Ramadan staying inside their home. It is to be noted that more than 7 lakh registered mosques, Eidgah, Imambada, Dargah and other religious, social institutions come under the state waqf boards across the country.(UNI)

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