Riyadh: Saudi Arabia has once again issued an alert for the corona virus and reiterated a number of safety measures, including wearing a mask and following social distance. Explain that these measures have been taken in Saudi Arabia at a time when the number of people affected by the new variant of Corona ‘Omicron’ is increasing day by day.
Also, all mosques in Saudi Arabia, including those visiting the Holy Shrines, will have to abide by the Corona SOPs. According to a report by Al-Arabiya Urdu, Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Da’wah and Guidance says that cases of Corona virus are increasing and there is a danger of new variants of the virus Omicron, in view of which those who come to mosques should Co-operate fully with the administration regarding the compliance of Corona SOPs.
Explain that a few months ago, due to the reduction in Corona affairs, people were allowed to come to the two holy shrines, especially in the Masjid al-Haram according to their full capacity, and the principle of social distance was also abolished. However, once again the process of social distance for prayers and Tawaf has been resumed in the two holy shrines.
Meanwhile, the Saudi Interior Ministry has warned citizens and expatriates that if anyone does not wear a mask, he will be fined 1,000 riyals. According to the Interior Ministry, the fine for repeating the violation can reach up to 100,000 riyals.