Prime Minister Imran Khan ordered on Monday the release of all ulema, clerics and worshippers detained for breaching government restrictions on congregational prayers in mosques during the lockdown.
Earlier in Islamabad, a group of religious scholars had called on Prime Minister Imran Khan. Throughout the meeting with the PM, the religious scholars assured the prime minister of their full cooperation to enforce the government’s decision on precautionary steps.
On Saturday, President Arif Alvi revealed a 20-point policy agenda on prayer congregations and Namaz-e-Taraweeh during the coronavirus situation in Ramazan.
After a meeting between the president and religious scholars the plan was announced.