Puri Rath Yatra 2020

Bhubaneswar: The Supreme Court of India today asked the Odisha government to make necessary arrangements to conduct world famous Puri’s Rath Yatra, scheduled for June 23, 2020 without public attendance in wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. The apex court also said State, Centre and temple management to deal with that issue.

The apex court has also directed that the Odisha government to impose curfew in Puri during the procession. The Odisha government also imposed a shutdown in Puri district from 9 PM on Monday till 2 PM on Wednesday.