Theon Saturday appealed to people to avoid public gatherings on and celebrate the festival at home in compliance with coronavirus guidelines.
It also warned of strict action against those found indulging in public celebrations during the festival.
Amid a surge in coronavirus cases, the(DDMA) had on Tuesday ordered that there would be no public celebrations in the national capital during the upcoming festivals such as and Navaratri.
Chief Secretaryhad directed the authorities to ensure strict compliance with the order.
Citing the DDMA order,PRO Chinmoy Biswal urged the people to follow COVID-19 protocol, adding that public celebrations and gatherings during shall not be allowed in public places like grounds, parks, markets, or religious places.
”According to the DDMA order, people not allowed to go out and playin large numbers. appeals to the public to celebrate with their family members at home. Strict legal action will be taken against those found playing outside in large gatherings,” he said.
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