Berhampur: Ganesh Puja celebrations at public places will be not allowed in Odisha’s Ganjam district this year due to the prevailing COVID-19 situation, the Collector informed today.
The official urged the people of the state to cooperate in this regard and not to leave home unless there is emergency work.
Ganesh Puja celebrations will be not allowed in keeping view of COVID situations. Pl cooperate & don’t leave home unless there is emergency work. Ur cooperation is important to ensure social distancing & to stop further infection. All shopkeeper has to follow PANCHSUTRA strictly
— Collector & District Magistrate, Ganjam (@Ganjam_Admin) August 18, 2020
A similar decision has already been taken in Gajapati, Bhadrak and Jagatsinghpur districts.