By Islamuddin Sajid
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – The government here decided to conditionally allow congregational prayers in mosques during the holy month of Ramadan, official media said Saturday.
The decision was made during a meeting that involved religious scholars and top government officials chaired by President Arif Alvi in Islamabad, according to state-run Radio Pakistan.
An agreement was reached to conditionally allow prayers in congregation, and Taraweeh — special night prayers performed during the holy month.
No carpet will laid on the floors of mosques and worshipers will keep a distance of 6 feet apart while praying.
Those coming to the