There will be no Eid jamaat at Eidgah or open grounds this Eid-ul-Fitr due to the Covid-19 or Coronavirus pandemic.
Instead, people have been asked to offer Eid prayers at nearby mosques, following special instructions. The government has issued a direction in this regard.
To avoid the Coronavirus infection, People have also been requested not to hug and shake hands after Eid prayer.
Religious Ministry issued a notification in this regard on Monday (April 26).
There will be no carpets in the mosques during prayers, entire mosques should be disinfected before prayers, and everyone will have to bring their own prayer mats (jainamaz). Mosque should be cleaned using disinfectant, the directions read.
Elderly people, children, ailing persons and their caregivers should not come to mosques to offer Eid prayers. Pilgrims must use masks during prayer at mosques.