CNI Desk: The government has instructed authorities of mosques and other religious places of worship to conduct regular mike announcement in a bid to raise awareness regarding the spread of the coronavirus.

Regarding awareness of coronavirus, the Ministry of Religious Affairs, in a notification on Monday, gave instruction to officers and employees of local administration, Islamic Foundation, Hindu Religion Welfare Trust, Buddhist Religious Welfare Trust, Christian Welfare Trust and committees of mosque and other religious worship places.

Khatib, Imam, members of the managing committee of all mosques and leaders and committees of other religions have been requested to take necessary initiative to make people aware regarding conronavirus infection, the notification added.