The Huseyniyye Mosque in Baku has been closed, Police Colonel Ehsan Zahidov, spokesman for the Interior Ministry, told Report.
He said that the number of people who contracted COVID-19 has increased in several parts of the capital in recent days:
"Today at noon, with the participation of police officers and other specialists, the Huseyniyye Mosque, where the office is located, was inspected, and the place of worship was closed. At present, the epidemiological service is taking appropriate measures there."
The office of the representative of the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei in Azerbaijan Ocag Necat is located in the Husseiniyye Mosque.