Friday 5 June 2020
Home      All news      Contact us     
scmp - 13 days ago

As Ramadan shifts online, Singapore’s ‘digitally estranged’ seniors finding it hard to cope

During the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, Abdul Rahman Mohsen, an 85-year-old Singapore widower, would usually go to the mosque each day for prayers, and spend time afterwards socialising with friends.But his Ramadan routine was upended this year when Singapore announced the suspension of religious services as part of its partial lockdown, or circuit breaker, to stem the spread of the coronavirus.Singaporeans were also barred from visiting other homes, although this will change when restrictions…

Related news

Latest News
Hashtags:   

Ramadan

 | 

shifts

 | 

online

 | 

Singapore

 | 

digitally

 | 

estranged

 | 

seniors

 | 

finding

 | 
Most Popular (6 hours)

Most Popular (24 hours)

Most Popular (a week)

Sources