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Mosques full regardless of Pakistan’s Covid third wave

RAWALPINDI: Colleges and eating places have closed, outlets pull down their shutters early each night, and the army has been mobilised to fight the unfold of coronavirus -- however night time after night time the trustworthy flock to mosques throughout Pakistan for prayers. Anxious over the virus's lethal rampage by neighbouring India, officers have steadily tightened restrictions and banned journey throughout the upcoming Eid vacation, which marks the top of the holy month of Ramadan. However they've turned a blind eye to religious gatherings, fearing a crackdown might ignite widespread confrontation within the deeply conservative Islamic republic. "There's a lot concern about backlash from spiritual teams," stated Saeedullah Shah, a health care provider with the Pakistan Islamic Medical ...