The Muslim neighborhood of Navi Mumbai has taken up an initiative to put in sound management items in all of the mosques of the town. The sound controllers will be certain that the sound emanating from the loudspeakers throughout azaan might be throughout the decibel norms stipulated by the Supreme Court docket.
The initiative was launched on Wednesday at Noor Masjid in Vashi Sector 9 within the presence of neighborhood members and senior police officers. The unit was examined on the mosque with mock azaan being performed and the decibel degree measured.
Ashraf Niyazi, who heads a mosque committee in APMC space, stated, “With the items put in in our mosques, anyone can, at any time, verify them and their functioning. It’s going to additionally assist the police, in case they obtain any complaints from any supply.”
The neighborhood acquired 50 sound management items which will probably be distributing to the mosques within the metropolis, whereas 100 extra can be added.
Pashabhai, one other neighborhood chief, added, “We have now put in and examined the unit at Noor Masjid in Vashi earlier than distributing them to different mosques. The mosque is within the silence zone and therefore the restrict has been set accordingly.”
Mohammed Sabeel, a Bengaluru-based provider for the items, claimed that the sound management processors wouldn’t permit the amount of azaan past the permissible limits stipulated by the Supreme Court docket. The items’ management ranges can be adjusted as per the zones during which the mosques are situated and likewise the time of the azaan.
BM Siraj, a city-based developer who took the lead within the initiative, stated, “Navi Mumbai has all the time been a peaceable metropolis and the law-abiding residents right here have co-existed in communal concord. The mosques within the metropolis have put in loudspeakers as per the police permission and their sound ranges are all the time throughout the specified limits. Nonetheless, by way of a everlasting fool-proof answer, we wish to be certain that there isn’t a controversy in any respect.”