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Authorities disallows Jumat-ul-Vida, Shab-e-Qadr congregational prayers at Jamia Masjid

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SRINAGAR: Authorities have decided not to allow Jumat-ul-Vida as well as Shab-e-Qadr prayers at historic Jamia Masjid Srinagar, Anjuman Auqaf Jamia Masjid said on Wednesday.

“Government and Police officials headed by a magistrate visited the Jama Masjid premises today after iftar and conveyed to the Auqaf members that authorities have decided not to allow Jumat-ul-vida congregational prayers to be held in Jamia Masjid on the last Friday of Ramzan as well as no prayers or Shab to be allowed on Shab-e-Qadr at the historic Jama Masjid,” Anjumam said in a statement and strongly “denounced this decision of the authorities.”

 

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