Bhubaneswar, April 1: The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) today restricted the number of participants in marriages and funerals in view of surge in Covid-19 cases.
An order in this effect was today published by the BMC today. As per the latest order, number of participants in marriage functions has been restricted to 100 while the maximum number of participants in funeral will be 50. The order will come into effect from April 6.
Besides the BMC has also prohibited events and gatherings related to promotional activities, conferences and conclaves. Similarly the civic body has also prohibited annual events and functions of education institutes.
Earlier the State government has restricted the number of participants in marriages to 200.