A fight broke out in Peshawar city during the Friday prayer. A group of men wanted to offer the prayer in mosque, as usual. The other group claimed that it is necessary that the prayer be offered at homes owing to recent corona virus situation.
The Pakistani government has restricted public gatherings from last 2 weeks. The government has put out orders that people should avoid all non-essential public gatherings or events. Moreover, the government also recommends to offer all prayers at home, even the Friday prayers.
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A number of actions have been taken globally. All around the world, mosques, churches, temples and synagogues have been closed amid rising cases of corona virus. However, this blatant irrationality from some individuals has already made situation worse in Pakistan.
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The Pakistani government is already facing serious issue of tracking the 41,000 members of Tableeghi Jamaat. Pakistani journalist Zahid Gishkori has reported the event:
Lets hope sanity prevails!