All permits for Ramadan tents have been cancelled this year as part of the COVID-19 safety measures.
Dubai , Dubai
03 March 2021, 12:00 AM
31 March 2021, 12:00 AM
Dubai has cancelled all permits for Ramadan tents to comply with safety measures. People who want to distribute free food during Ramadan must take approval
There will be no tents allowed outside mosques, houses or any other public places to ensure safety and health of the public during Ramadan. This year, Ramadan is expected to start on April 13, depending upon the moon sighting.
According to a statement issued by the Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department (IACAD) in Dubai, the decision to cancel all permits for Ramadan tents for 2021 has been taken in keeping with instructions from the government.
Ahmed Darwish Al Muhairi, Executive Director of the Charitable Sector at IACAD noted that IACAD places health and safety among its priorities, explaining that all precautionary measures will be taken to ensure health and safety for all during Ramadan.