All Kolkata Puja Pandals Are No-entry Zones: HC
The Times of India Delhi|October 20, 2020
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All Kolkata Puja Pandals Are No-entry Zones: HC
Kolkata: Covid's long shadow officially fell on Bengal's largest festival on Monday, with the Calcutta high court directing the state government to treat all Durga Puja pandals as “no-entry zones”.
Subrata Chattoraj

Barring a list of not more than 25-30 names drawn up by the organisers, nobody will be allowed to go within 10 metres of a “big” pandal to either pay obeisance to the deity or marvel at the artistry that goes into the making of Kolkata’s famed theme pujas.


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October 20, 2020