The directive comes amid a nationwide lockdown to decelerate the unfold of coronavirus. Despite the relaxations introduced within the lockdown, non secular and different massive gatherings are nonetheless banned.
The fatwa was issued in response to a question put to the seminary, its spokesman Ashraf Usmani instructed PTI.
The fatwa mentioned the Eid namaz will be provided in the identical method that the Friday prayers are actually being learn at residence. It mentioned not holding the namaz within the typical method is pardonable in circumstances similar to these.
Eid falls on May 24 or 25 this yr.