Emir to receive Eid well-wishers

July 27, 2014 - 3:39:19 am

Doha: The Emiri Diwan has announced that the Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani will receive well-wishers on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr at Al Wajba Palace on the first day of Eid.

Immediately after the Eid prayer and until 6.30 am, the Emir will receive Their Excellencies sheikhs, ministers, the Speaker of the Advisory Council, ministries’ undersecretaries, members of the Shura Council and citizens.

From 6.30 am to 6.45 am, the Emir will receive heads of diplomatic missions. From 6.45 to 7 am the Emir will receive armed forces and police officers and directors of departments and national institutions.

The Emir will also receive Their Excellencies sheikhs and citizens after the Asr (afternoon) prayer, up to 4.15 pm.

At least 304 mosques and prayer grounds have been earmarked for Eid Al Fitr prayers across the country.