COVID-19: No entry for devotees at Guruvayur temple
Guruvayur: In view of the increasing number of coronavirus cases in the state, the Guruvayur Sri Krishna Temple has imposed a ban on devotes.
The temple has also stopped weddings, Choroonu, Udaya and Astamaya poojas. The move aims to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
The ban will come into force on Saturday (March 21). A press release from the temple administrator clarified that regular poojas will be held. The dates for ‘Udaya’ and ‘Astamaya’ poojas and Chuttuvilakku will be announced later, the release added.
The temple administrator clarified that the decision to ban devotees was in accordance with the directives issued by the central and state governments in view of the coronavirus outbreak.