Assam Muslim Bodies Urge People To Offer Prayers At Home On Shab-E-Barat

Azan Fakir (Pir) Foundation Trust also said that although the Muslim community will observe Shab-e-Barat on Thursday, it has to be observed from their houses only.

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Muslim bodies in Assam have urged Muslims in the state to observe the Shab-e-Barat and offer prayers from homes only instead of going out to the Mosque for the Namaz.

All Assam Goriya-Moriya Yuva Chhatra Parishad in a press statement said that due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and the ongoing lockdown, the Muslims should stay at their respective homes during the observation which is scheduled on Thursday.  

The parishad further added that everyone will have to follow the lockdown norms and they should to stay indoors rather than venturing out on the observation night.

Azan Fakir (Pir) Foundation Trust also said that although the Muslim community will observe Shab-e-Barat on Thursday, it has to be observed from their houses only.

Burha Jame Masjid Committee-Ambari said that that the committee has not made any arrangements for the observation of Shab-e-Barat and so people are advised not to come to the Mosques during the lockdown. Central Hilal Committee, Assam have also clarified that although Shab-e-Barat will be observed on Thursday, due to pandemic, Mosques will not hold any event this time.

Shab-e-Barat is observed by the Muslim community as the night of forgiveness.

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