Amid spreading of COVID-19 pandemic, the federal government has announced the lockdown all over Pakistan and asked the people to remain in their homes during this lockdown. There are number of places, where people gather, which may be whole sale market, traffic rush, traveling within the cities, political or religious rallies and congregation. People offer their prayers in the mosque five times a day and during these congregations, large number of people come to offer their prayers, which can be very dangerous as coronavirus spread from one person to other easily. Bans Congregational Ba Jamaa Prayers Across Pakistan.
The government put bans on the congregational prayer in the mosque and ask the people to keep the social distancing from each other so that we can avoid the coronavirs outbreak at large scale. The government asks the people not to come to mosque to offer the congregational prayers but instead they should remain in their home and offer their individual prayers. On Friday, there is great rush in the big mosques or jamia masjids to offer the congregational prayers, which can be big reason to spread this pandemic to large number of people from even one person. The government banned the congregation jumma prayers in the mosques and asks the religious scholars (imam), moazzan, and 3 or 4 people to come to mosques to offer the jumma prayers but they should ensure the social distancing from each other during the small congregational prayers amid lock down.