Tribune News Network
The Organizing Committee for the Qatar National Day celebrations has announced that Darb Al Saai events will not be held this year owing to "the current circumstances and the implications of the coronavirus pandemic".
The committee said the step is to ensure health and safety for all in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The committee said this year will see establishment of many historical programmes, competitions and seminars that will be broadcast on the Doha 360 website. All will be held in a distinctive manner, in line with the importance of Qatar National Day.
The committee confirmed that the anticipated new theme for Darb Al Saai events during 2021 is a reflection of the vision of the committee, which is to enhance loyalty, solidarity, unity and pride in the national identity of the State of Qatar.