Urgent directives and orders issued to all citizens and residents of the country during the coming hours

The State Sighting Committee calls upon Muslims to investigate the sighting of the Shawwal crescent tomorrow.

The State Sighting Committee called on all Muslims in the UAE, to investigate the sighting of the crescent of the month of Shawwal for this year 1443 AH, on the evening of Saturday the twenty-ninth of the current month of Ramadan, corresponding to April 30, 2022.

The UAE government held the periodic media briefing to introduce the latest developments and cases related to the emerging corona virus in the country "Covid-19", during which it announced the protocol for the blessed Eid Al-Fitr, which includes the requirements for Eid Al-Fitr prayers in the state chapels, in addition to the precautionary and preventive measures followed during the celebration of Eid Al-Fitr. mushrooms;

In detail, the official spokesman for the National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority, Dr. Taher Al-Buraik Al-Amiri, confirmed that the UAE was able, thanks to the wisdom of its wise leadership and the efforts and measures taken by all sectors of the state, to control the expansion and spread of the pandemic through many procedures and mechanisms, including the expansion in conducting examinations. Follow-up of contacts, isolation and spacing, and following the latest treatment protocols, since the early beginnings of the pandemic.

Al-Amiri said: "Thanks to all these efforts, the state continues to monitor a significant decrease in the number of cases of HIV infection, due to the tireless efforts made by all parties, especially the health sector, where the state has achieved many achievements," stressing that preserving these gains depends on the extent of public interaction. And his commitment, which is the best way to overcome, recover and return to normal life.

He added: The country has dealt with the pandemic according to a proactive strategy and a unique Emirati model, through which it has topped the highest global standards and indicators in its management to address the Covid-19 pandemic, and all concerned sectors in the country continue to monitor and evaluate indicators of the local and global epidemiological situation on an ongoing basis, with the aim of supporting decisions and achieving Indicators of sustainable recovery,” noting that the UAE government aims, through its continuous review of the developments of the crisis and the updating of procedures and protocols, to maintain the security and safety of society and to balance all sectors in a comprehensive manner.

Al-Amiri announced the protocol for the blessed Eid al-Fitr, which includes the requirements for Eid al-Fitr prayers in the state chapels, in addition to the precautionary and preventive measures followed during the celebration of Eid al-Fitr, noting that the protocol stipulates that the external squares of mosques are prepared with physical distancing stickers with the possibility of benefiting from Gardens and public parking adjacent to mosques.

He said: "The protocol also stipulates that the doors of chapels and mosques be opened for the Eid prayer after the dawn prayer on the day of Eid, provided that the external amplifiers are opened to broadcast the Eid takbeers half an hour before the prayer, and that the duration of prayer and sermon is only 20 minutes, with the importance of supervising the entry and exit of worshipers." By police patrols, volunteers and imams to prevent overcrowding and organize prayer, in addition to the need to stress the obligation of worshipers to wear masks all the time and to apply physical distance between worshipers at a distance of one meter, with the obligation to use personal or single-use carpets, not to gather and to avoid and shake hands before and after prayer in all its forms. With only greetings and congratulations from a distance.”

Al-Amiri added: “The protocol also stipulates several requirements related to the celebration of Eid Al-Fitr, including ensuring that the green traffic is activated on the application of the fort, adhering to the precautionary measures of wearing masks and adhering to physical distancing, especially when sitting with groups most vulnerable to infection such as people of determination, senior citizens, residents and disease owners. chronic.”

Al-Amiri advised all members of society to use electronic alternatives to distribute the Eid, and we advise limiting the celebration and peace to members of the same family and relatives only, in addition to avoiding handshakes in all its forms and only greeting and congratulations from a distance, and stressed the importance of community members’ commitment and adherence to all instructions received from the health and concerned authorities, and commitment With all precautionary measures, which is one of the most important factors supporting national efforts and the health and safety of individuals to ensure the strengthening and protection of society's immunity.

Al-Amiri called on members of society to cooperate in these blessed and virtuous days, to welcome Eid Al-Fitr in goodness, safety and security, and to celebrate with our loved ones safely, preserving ourselves and ensuring the safety of those dear to our hearts among the groups most vulnerable to infection, including children, people of determination, senior citizens and residents, as Holidays are joyful days, and they are completed only by the grace of health and safety.