Mosques across the UAE will reopen for Friday prayers, starting from December 4, while strictly adhering to COVID-19 precautionary measures, it was announced on Tuesday.
Mosques will take in 30 per cent of their capacity for the Friday prayers. Mosques will reopen for worshipers 30 minutes before the Friday prayer and will close 30 minutes later.
All worshipers must wear face masks and bring their own prayer rugs, which must not be left inside the mosques or shared with others.
UAE had resumed congregation prayers at mosques on July 1 with reduced capacity, but Friday prayers remained suspended.