Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary Thursday said that closure of all religious places in Srinagar is underway with active cooperation of management committees.
Taking to a social networking site, Twitter, Dr Srinagar wrote: “Closure of all religious places in #Srinagar is under way. With active cooperation of Managenent committees. Revered shrines Hazratbal, Naqshband Saheb show the way. #StayAtHome.”
“Closing of religious places which attract gatherings is an important step to save a whole population. Let’s stay indoors, stay safe to be able to worship again.”
“Prayers are equally effective from Home as they would be from a religious place. Don’t call people out when everyone in the world is #StayingHomeNow,” DC Srinagar wrote on Twitter.