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West Bengal Government Issues COVID Guidelines for Durga Puja

West Bengal Government Issues COVID Guidelines for Durga Puja



The West Bengal Government issued several guidelines to check the COVID infection during Durga Puja, the biggest festival in the State. For the second time in a row, the Puja Carnival on Bijaya Dashami has been cancelled. Cultural programmes near the Puja pandals have also been cancelled to check the crowds. The Kolkata Metro has also changed the times of operation during Saptami, Ashtami and Navami. The first train will start at 10 AM and will continue till 11 PM. The Chief Minister requested all the Puja committees to perform the Puja by following the restrictions.