Manama: The Jafferi Endowments Directorate has today held the annual meeting of community centres and Husseiynia processions remotely to discuss preparations for the Ashoora season.
The virtual session was attended by 250 participants from different community centres and coordinators of Husseiynia processions, in addition to representatives of official authorities, Public Security Deputy Chief, lawmakers, and members of the National Taskforce for Combating COVID-19.
Jafferi Endowments Directorate Chairman Youssef bin Saleh Al-Saleh commended the royal directives of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa to care for the religious rituals, particularly Ashoora season.
He also paid tribute with this respect to His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa and His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister.
He commended the efforts and initiatives of the government, HRH the Crown Prince and the National Taskforce for Combating COVID-19, chaired by Supreme Council for Health (SCH) President Lieutenant-General Dr. Shaikh Mohammed bin Abdulla Al-Khalifa, lauding the role of ministries and the medical and health professions in protecting citizens and residents’ health and safety, which earned World Health Organisation (WHO) recognition.
Al-Saleh lauded the efforts exerted by the Ministry of Interior, led by General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al-Khalifa, to maintain security and stability, protect national achievements and community safety.
He commended the Supreme Islamic Affairs Council, chaired by Shaikh Abdulrahman bin Mohammed Al-Khalifa and the follow-up of the Minister of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments Shaikh Khalid bin Ali Al-Khalifa to take care of worshiping venues and religious rituals.
He urged cooperation to observe the annual Ashoora rituals, using social media technologies to protect people’s safety and ensure compliance with mandatory official directives and precautionary measures, particularly the National Taskforce for Combating COVID-19.
Source: Bahrain News Agency