People cleaning the mosque.

KUCHING: Preparations are being made to ensure a safe Hari Raya Aidiladha for Muslims here.

The Darul Hana Patingan Mosque is taking precautions and abiding by the guidelines set by the Ministry Of Health.

“We are following the rules and abiding by the guidelines to make sure that the people who come here to perform their prayers are safe.

“Some of the efforts that have been done included cleaning up the mosque and also sanitising to make sure that the place is clean and free from diseases,” said chairman of the mosque Zamhari Hashim yesterday.

The distribution of the meat will be done on Saturday (Aug 1) and Sunday (Aug 2) on the mosque compound.

“We will follow strict procedure, where we will only allow 40 people to help out with the distribution of the meat.

“We will also work in shifts so the place will not be congested and the distribution process will run smoothly,” he assured.