Islam’s holy month of Ramadan starts amid worldwide Covid-19 restrictions

Islam’s holiest month of Ramadan starts this Tuesday across the World. But as countries struggle with rising Covid-19 cases, officials are warning people against gathering at mosques or sharing moments with loved ones: two things that are intrinsic with the spirit of Ramadan, with believers usually congregating every night to share the Iftar meal, which ceases the day-long fasting.

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