Muslims across Jammu and Kashmir are set to observe the holy Shab-e-Qadr or Lailatul Qadr Sunday night.
The night marks the revelation of the holy Quran to the Prophet Muhammad (SAW). This holy night is considered the most blessed of all the nights in Islam.
However, prayers will remain suspended at Dargah Hazratbal and Jamia Masjid in view of surge in the COVID19 cases.
Muslims will observe the night-long prayers at local masjids. Amid COVID19 threat, Islamic scholars have reiterated an appeal to Muslims to adhere to safety guidelines and adopt pandemic SOPs in letter and spirit.
During this night, Muslims spend most of the time reciting Quran and offering special night-long prayers.