Diversity & Multiculturalism In Islam – No food for non-Muslims in Aceh

BANDA ACEH: The religious authorities in Aceh has banned any sales of food during daytime, throughout the month of Ramadan with the rule also applying to non-Muslims, The Jakarta Globe reported.

Aceh Shariah police operational head Hardy Karmy was quoted by the newspaper saying that food traders can resume their business from 4pm to 8pm and can stay open til dawn.

“They have to respect the Muslims who are fasting,” Hardy said.