The head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov urged residents of the Republic to celebrate the Muslim festival of Eid-al-Fitr (Uraza-Bayram) in the family circle, following the rules of isolation in connection with the coronavirus. About this he wrote on his page "Vkontakte".
"I Urge all residents of the Chechen Republic to celebrate Eid al Fitr at home, visiting family and friends. Mode isolation continues", – wrote Kadyrov.
According to him, the regional operative headquarters of anti-coronavirus and the clutch is United in its decision that the festival, every family needs to celebrate at home in isolation.
"the Risk of infection during the celebration of the too high. The only way to prevent the spread of the coronavirus that causes it to exclude contacts between people", – said the head of Chechnya.
According to the latest data, in Chechnya was 986 cases of infection coronavirus infection, 612 people discharged with recovery, 11 died. Since March the country has a regime of self-isolation, residents are not allowed to go outside unless necessary. All restaurants, cafes, entertainment centers and shops, except shops with goods of first necessity, closed. Tightened control at the borders of the region.
Eid ul Adha (in Arabic Eid al-Fitr) is celebrated on the first day of the month following the month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast from dawn to sunset. During Eid al Adha are collectively Eid prayers among the faithful it is customary to visit the cemetery and commemorate the dead and to visit relatives, to give gifts and to give neighbors sweets. In 2020, Ramadan began on 24 April, about the end of the month will testify to the new moon.