Mosque closed in Saudi Arabia’s Jazan after imam tests positive

Use of external loudspeakers at mosques to be restricted to Adhan and Iqamat

Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Islamic Affairs office in Jazan temporarily closed the Budaiya Mosque in Abu Arish governorate after it was confirmed that the imam had COVID-19.

Field teams undertook preventive and precautionary measures, including sterilization operations and comprehensive maintenance, in preparation for reopening the mosque and receiving worshippers at a later date.