Druze council | Doha Magazine
Sunday 27 September 2020 - 9 Safar 1442
A statement issued by his Eminence Sheikh Al-Aql Sheikh Naeem Hasan regarding the spread of the Corona pandemic


The eminence of Sheikh Aql of the Druze monotheistic faith (Tawhid), Sheikh Naeem Hasan, issued the following statement:
Concerning the high risks resulting from the spread of the Corona pandemic, and the resulting consequences on various areas of life and the measures that it imposes, including those related to the delicate situation "of hospital cadres, in addition to previous directives to follow for prevention, precaution and avoidance in order to avoid all risks of transmission of any infection. In terms of sensing responsibility to avoid any potential danger to our people, society, and our medical, nursing, and administrative staff during this difficult period, which witnesses the possibility of transmission of infection out of our control nationwide, we affirm the following:
- Working in hospital activities requires workers in particular to abide by the rules of prevention and precaution related to the risk of transfer of the corona virus (inside and outside the hospital) due to its link to protect immunity in the region in general.
- The intention of faith and religious literature in general, and in particular during the blessed ten nights, requires avoiding the crowds and a high level of awareness of the dangers of transmitting the infection.
- The medical sector employees and cadres, without any exception, are bound by the directives of the public health references, and with all decisions of the institution’s employees working with them to avoid all the dangers of the disease, and that medical workers from our religiously committed brothers are excused from participating in the Eid prayers and religious meetings.
Beirut on: 21/7/2020