Ahmedabad, ANI. Like every year, this time also Jagannath Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath is being taken out, but with strict conditions. During the Rath Yatra at Jagannath Temple, King Gajapati Maharaj of Puri performed the ritual of ‘Chhera-Pahanra’ by cleaning it with a gold broom. The Supreme Court has given permission to conduct the annual rath yatra amid corona virus epidemics with some restrictions tomorrow. According to the Supreme Court order, no more than 500 people will be allowed to pull the chariot. During the Rath Yatra, the curfew will remain in force in Puri Rath Yatra from 8 pm on Monday night. During this time people will remain in their homes.
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– During the Rath Yatra at the Jagannath Temple in Puri, King Gajapati Maharaj of Puri performed the ‘Chhera-Pahanra’ ceremony with a broom.
– Corona test positive of a service of Jagannath temple. Following the Supreme Court’s directive, a corona test was conducted for all those who joined the rath yatra. Corona-infected Sevayat is not allowed to join the rath yatra.