28 C
Guwahati
Thursday, September 24, 2020
  • Home
  • Videos
  • TIMECAST
More

    Not over 30 people allowed at Durga Puja pandal: Assam Govt

    Besides, all visitors a Pula location shall be subjected a thermal scanning by Puja organisers

    GUWAHATI: Assam government on Wednesday issuing guidelines for the ensuing Durga Puja has restricted a maximum of 20 devotees at any Puja premises subject to there being sufficient space to maintain social distancing.

    It said that no temporary pandals shall be allowed to be erected on and by the side of any street.

    “A maximum A 30 persons inclusive of organisers and priests shall be allowed to gather at any time in the Puja pancials. Puja organisers should not allow any person to enter the Puja premises without face cover and washing of hands,” the order said.

    The state government has put the responsibility on Puja organisers to arrange for facilities for hand washing, sanitization at entrance of Puja premises.

    “No permission for any immersion procession shall be given under any circumstances. Maximum of five persons shall be allowed to complete the ritual of immersion,” the state government SOP added.

    Besides, all visitors a Pula location shall be subjected a thermal scanning by Puja organisers.

    “In case any person/ visitor to Puja pandal is suspected to be symptomatic with COVID-19, it will be the responsibility of the Puja organisers to inform the nearest government medical facility and arrange for shifting of such person to the nearest COVID treatement centre,” the SOP added.

    Published:

    LEAVE A REPLY

    Please enter your comment!
    Please enter your name here

    Follow TIME8.IN on TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, FACEBOOK and on YOUTUBE to stay in the know with what’s happening in the world around you – in real time

    First published

    TRENDING

    Assam Government to Begin ‘COVID-19 AG Test’, Results Within Hours: says Sarma

    To disburse the test reports in a faster manner, Sarma also highlighted the launching of a new COVID specific websites - covidassam.in.

    PM Modi to virtually address the students of IIT Guwahati on Sep 22

    The IITG will host its 22nd Convocation virtually on Tuesday in which the Prime Minister will be addressing the students as the Chief Guest.

    Allow Kin to Perform Last Rites of Covid Victims: Calcutta High Court

    The court said that the right to dignity is not only available to a living person but also to his body after his demise

    Rape Cases Rising in Assam: Over 9000 cases registered since 2015

    On Friday also, one woman from Musalpur area in Baksa district was allegedly raped by one Prashanta Rabha

    351 jails infected with COVID-19; infections in prisons increasing fast: NCAT

    Among the COVID-19 infected prisons, 52 prisons had overcrowding from 101% to 312% as of December 31, 2019.

    Homecoming Of Maa Durga: Everything You Need To Know About Mahalaya

    While there are many folklore associated with the ocassion, layman believe that on Mahalaya, the goddess deity is being invoked to her paternal home(earth) from Kailash along with her children

    No tribal leaders are joining the Assam Jatiya Parishad: Tribal Body

    The CCTOA said even the mainstream Assamese societies are divided into many fronts. The tribal organisations to are not an exception.