New Delhi August 21
The Supreme Court on Friday allowed the Jain neighborhood in Mumbai to carry Paryushan puja at three temples on August 23 and 24. A Bench led by CJI SA Bobde mentioned normal working process and distancing protocols for Covid-19 shall be adopted.
However, no congregations or prayers shall be allowed, it mentioned, including this permission was not a precedent for searching for permission for Ganpati competition or some other ensuing spiritual festivals. — TNS