BOR – With the blessing of the Serbian Mufti and Deputy reis-ul-ulema of the Islamic Community of Serbia, Muhamed Jusufpahic, the construction of the first mosque in the Timok region is in progress.

Mosque in Belgrade - Photo: BETA
Mosque in Belgrade – Photo: BETA

Mosque of Medina em Imam Sefkija, as believers mostly of the Roma population call it, is almost finished, and according to the announcement of the Islamic community, a permission to build a mosque in Zajecar is also being sought.

“Compared to last year, the Islamic Community of Serbia (IZS), has increased number of jamaats. Jamaats will be constructed in Sumadija, Kragujevac, Nis, Leskovac and Prokuplje.”

With the blessing of the Serbian Mufti Muhamed Jusufpahic and the Islamic Community of Serbia, currently works are being done on the construction of the roof and facade, but it is not known whether a minaret will also be built there.