DIMAPUR, June 15 - All the mosques in Dimapur and Kohima will remain closed till June 30.
This was decided at a meeting convened by the Muslim Council Dimapur with all the nine major jama masjids and few panjagana masjids in consultation with Kohima Jama Masjid at Hazi Park Jama Masjid here on Sunday, Muslim Council Dimapur working president A Rahman stated in a release.
He said the meeting decided to continue with the closure in the larger interest of the society and also to lend a helping hand to the government to fight the pandemic.
Another meeting will be convened to discuss opening of the mosques after June 30 depending on the Covid-19 pandemic situation, Rahman said.
The meeting also advised all the mosque committees to disinfect their premises and make necessary changes as per the guidelines for reopening in the near future.