Ramadan 2021: UAE issues Covid-19 rules

SourceKhaleej Times
SectorHealthcare
CountryUAE

Authorities in the UAE have issued Covid-19 safety guidelines that must be followed by residents during the holy month of Ramadan. The National Emergency, Crisis and Disasters Management Authority (NCEMA) listed out the safety rules in a video posted on Tuesday. Social behaviour - Group Iftars are restricted to members of the same family residing in the same house. - Ramadan greetings must be exchanged via smart channels only – phones or social media. - Avoid majlis gathering during Iftars. - Avoid crowded shops and souqs. - Iftar tents are not allowed. - Quran copies or other gifts must not be distributed as gifts. - Beggars must be reported to the authorities. Iftar distribution (individuals) - It is strictly forbidden to distribute door-to-door Iftar meals. - Do not exchange food with family and neighbours. - Do not send food to mosques. Iftar distribution (institutions): - Meals distribution to labour camps and communities can only be done through coordination between restaurants and the camp managers. - Meals distribution is allowed only in open venues with the application...read more...