Egypt to soon allow worshipers at Friday prayers – Times of India


CAIRO: The Egyptian authorities has introduced that worshipers will quickly be capable of attend mosque for Friday prayers now that the each day tally of confirmed new virus circumstances is plateauing at beneath 200.
Egypt’s Minister of Spiritual Endowment Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa mentioned that weekly congregational prayers could also be held beginning August 28.
The gatherings have been suspended for practically 5 months.
Worshipers are anticipated to look at social distancing and put on face masks to forestall one other viral outbreak, Gomaa mentioned in a press release Wednesday.
He mentioned the Friday sermon, which normally lasts for practically an hour, can be diminished to 10 minutes.
Beginning in August, the variety of new circumstances in Egypt has dropped considerably to lower than 200 new circumstances a day.
Total, Egypt has reported practically 97,000 confirmed circumstances, together with 5,197 deaths.
On Wednesday, Egypt reported 161 confirmed circumstances and 13 fatalities.


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