The Hurriyat Conference feel unfortunate, as their chairman has not been released even in the month of Ramzan from his "arbitrary" detention.
The Delhi High Court today allowed people to offer prayers five times a day on the first floor of the Nizamuddin Markaz, but subject to disaster management rules.
Delhi's Jama Masjid remained closed for special Eid prayers after Shahi Imam, Syed Ahmad Bukahri, appealed Muslims to offer Nimaaz inside their homes.
Amid the COVID-19 outbreak and subsequent lockdown, the Shahi Imam appealed to people to offer Eid prayer at their homes.
This Eid offers us an opportunity to be together as a family and turn it into an experience, which will echo throughout our lives.
Due to Coronavirus, we are facing unprecedented times in many ways and it requires an extraordinary response from each one of us, Raamish Siddiqui.
The Centre had in May last year directed security forces not to launch operations in Jammu and Kashmir during Ramzan, to help Muslims observe the holy month in a "peaceful environment".
The plea has sought to prepone the poll timing to 5 a.m. instead of 7 a.m. in view of Ramzan.
Some Muslim clerics are appealing to the Election Commission to reconsider the dates so as to avoid election dates clashing with the fasting month Ramzan in ‘warmest ever’ summer, as forecast by Indian Meteorological Department
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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