MHA issues guidelines for burying dead 

Only family members must offer funeral prayers after wearing proper kits, say scholars  

MHA issues guidelines for burying dead 

Grave to be dug 8 feet deep, close relations must wear protective gear: Health experts Srinagar, Mar 26:  With Kashmir registering first Covid-19 death, the guidelines from the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) have strongly stressed that there should be no bathing, kissing, hugging and reciting of verses while as body should be transported in […]

No Friday prayers to be held in Kashmir tomorrow: Grand Mufti Nasirul Islam

Muazin’s should give prayer call, people must offer Zuhr prayers at home,  only three people living in vicinity of masjid should offer prayers for rest of days’

No Friday prayers to be held in Kashmir tomorrow: Grand Mufti Nasirul Islam

Srinagar: Kashmir’s Grand Mufti Nasirul Islam on Thursday said that Kashmir is heading towards a disaster and there should be no Friday prayers in any masjid of shrine in Kashmir tomorrow as “we are heading towards a disaster.” Talking to wire service—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), Islam said tomorrow, there should be no Friday congregational prayers in […]

Bathing, Kissing, hugging, reciting verses not allowed for Covid-19 dead patients: MHA Guidelines

Islamic Scholars say only family members must offer funeral prayers after wearing proper kits, Grave to be dug 8 feet deep, says Health Expert, close relations must wear protective gear

Bathing, Kissing, hugging, reciting verses not allowed for Covid-19 dead patients: MHA Guidelines

Srinagar, March 26: With Kashmir registered first Covid-19 dead, the guidelines from the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) have strongly stressed that there should be no bathing, kissing, hugging and reciting of verses while as body should be transported in a secured bag. Health experts have stressed that the grave for the person should be dug […]

Covid-19: For the sake of humanity, release our dear ones

Families of Kashmiri prisoners in Tihar appeal to Home Min Amit Shah, LG Murmu

Covid-19: For the sake of humanity, release our dear ones

‘It’s high time GoI, J&K LG take a call and release our relatives languishing in Tihar on humanitarian basiss Srinagar: The family members of separatist leaders have made a fervent appeal to Union Minister for Home Affairs Amit Shah and J&K UT’s Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandera Murmu to release their relatives lodged in Tihar jail […]

Omar demands release of all prisoners, 4-G services

‘Today we are fighting a big fight against Covid-19, Will speak on rollback of Article 370, 35 A other issues in detail later, problems faced by people since Aug 5 last year can’t be compensated’

Omar demands release of all prisoners, 4-G services

Srinagar: Former Chief Minister and top National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Tuesday walked into the footsteps of his father Dr Farooq Abdulalh stating that Government of India must release all prisoners detained on August 5 last year irrespective of their party affiliations and that 4-G internet services should be restored so that people learn how […]

New arrivals in J&K Prisons screened, suspects quarantined: DG Prisons V K Singh

Thermal scanners provided to prison staff, sanitizers, masks being provided to all inmates, Meeting between families and inmates stopped, guest lectures also stopped for sometime

New arrivals in J&K Prisons screened, suspects quarantined: DG Prisons V K Singh

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir’s Director General of Prisons V K Singh on Sunday said that all new arrivals in J&K UT prisons are being screened and if any suspect is identified he is quarantined in the isolation wards set up in every prison of UT. He said that all the prisoners and prison staff is […]

Ulema Meet—No closure of Masjids in Kashmir, Imams to restrict Friday sermons to five minutes only: Grand Mufti

‘Avoid social big religious gatherings, ensure presence of six people for Nikah ceremonies, no need of large condolence meetings, follow health advisories in spirit’

Ulema Meet—No closure of Masjids in Kashmir, Imams to restrict Friday sermons to five minutes only: Grand Mufti

Srinagar: Kashmir’s Grand Mufti Nasir-ul-Islam on Saturday said Valleys’ clergy in a unanimous decision taken has decided not to close masjids for Friday congregational and mandatory five times prayers a day. He, however, said that Imams have been advised to restrict their Friday sermons to just five minutes only while as people have been urged […]

Restrict Friday sermons, conclude prayers in shortest possible time: Moulana Rehmatullah tells Imams

Urges people to offer Nawafils, Sunah prayers at homes, raise hands before Allah to seek refuge from Covid-19

Restrict Friday sermons, conclude prayers in shortest possible time: Moulana Rehmatullah tells Imams

Srinagar: Patron of Dar-ul-Uloom Rahimiya Moulana Rahmatulalh Qasimi on Friday said that it is not feasible to shut masjids on Fridays and instead urged Imams to restrict Friday sermons and to conclude two rakat prayers within shortest possible time. He also urged Imams to hold special prayers to see refuge from Almight Allah from deadly diseases […]

Only Fit People Must Attend Friday Prayers: Grand Mufti

Only Fit People Must Attend Friday Prayers: Grand Mufti

Srinagar: Kashmir’s Grand Mufti Nasir-ul-Islam on Thursday urged people of Kashmir not to panic stating that only “physically fit” people must attend Friday congregational prayers tomorrow in masjids and shrines across Kashmir while as ailing and sick people must stay home. He final decision whether to ban the Friday congregational prayers will be taken in […]