Kuwait reimposes social distancing measures for mass events
Kuwait has reimposed COVID-19 measures in mosques and marriage ceremonies amid a spike in infections .
Worshippers visiting mosques are now required to maintain social distancing, wear facemasks, bring their own prayer mats and avoid direct contact, state news agency KUNA reported.
Mosque officials must also keep doors and windows open during sermons and prayer times. There must also be a time-cap of 15 minutes to Friday afternoon sermons, the report said.
In marriage contract-writing ceremonies, only six individuals are allowed to attend beginning Jan. 9.