Syed Ahmed Bukhari, Shahi Imam of the mosque said that it will remain open from 9 am to 10 pm and social distancing norms will be followed.
According to the officials, a couple of jharokhas (overhanging enclosed balcony) and one of its iconic minarets — which is open for the sightseers — need immediate attention.
It has been decided that from 'maghrib' (sunset) on Thursday till June 30, no congregational prayers will be performed in the Jama Masjid.
In the final lap of Ramzan, just a couple of days before the last fasting day, schedule of congregational Eid namaaz at mosques across the national capital were put up in Muslims neighbourhoods.
The 57-second clip that shows protesters across all age groups holding national flags, banners and candles has overwhelmed many Twitter users.
While many wondered as to why the Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid supported the CAA, a few are being trolled on social media for taking the side of the government.
The locals handed over roses to Deputy Commissioner of Police (Central) Mandeep Singh Randhawa and his additional DCP.
The cleric (Imam) of the grand mosque said the management decided to open the mosque for devotees after improvement in the situation.
Syed Ahmed Bukhari also explained the difference between the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC), saying they are two different things.