With Covid19 cases rising, Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Tuesday issued restrictions for Pana Sankranti celebrations on April 14. As per the guidelines issued, large-scale puja and pana offering will not be allowed in temples. Pana Sankranti rituals will be observed with a minimum number of servitors and priests. There will be no pana distribution or celebration in public places.
Published: Odishatv Bureau
Last updated: 13 April 2021, 06:48 PM IST
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