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DUBAI – There will be no Ramadan tents in Dubai this year after authorities cancelled permits as part of precautionary measures against the spread of Covid-19.
According to the Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department (IACAD) in Dubai, the decision to cancel all permits for Ramadan tents this year is in line with government rules.
No Ramadan tents will be allowed outside mosques, houses or other public places to ensure public health and safety during Ramadan, which is expected to start by mid-April.
Ahmed Darwish Al Muhairi, Executive Director of the Charitable Sector at IACAD, said that the precautionary meaure supports national efforts to combat Covid-19. ICA/Expat Media
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