Up to date: Nov 25, 2020 10:03 IST
New Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI): The Odisha authorities has banned congregation at river ghats and close to different water our bodies to take bathtub and sail miniature boats on the event of Kartik Purnima on November 30 to include COVID-19 unfold.
In response to an order issued by Particular Reduction Commissioner and Further Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy on Tuesday, conduct of the well-known Bali Yatra and all different congregations regarding Kartik Purnima and ‘Bada Osha’ has additionally been prohibited all through the state.
Any particular person violating this order shall be punished below the supply of Disaster Management Act, 2005 and different related legal guidelines, stated the order.
Many devotees additionally consider that custom is supposed to supply prayers to their ancestors and search their blessings and folks additionally congregate close to water our bodies early within the morning to sail miniature boats with lamps and crackers because the pageant is called Boita Bandana.
Odisha‘s Covid-19 tally surged to three,15,271 after it added 642 new infections previously 24 hours, knowledgeable the state’s Info and Public Relation Division on Tuesday. (ANI)