Puri, Jan 24: The darshan of Lord Jagannath and siblings in Puri Srimandir has been closed for a day for sanitization works. A team of the fire department is sanitizing the temple premises.
Worth mentioning, from January 21, Covid-19 negative report has not been required for darshan at the Jagannath Temple.
According to Puri district administration, Puri town people can have the darshan exclusively from 6 am to 7 am whereas the opening time for the general public will be 7 am onwards. Besides, a special queue for the elderly will also be there.
The temple will be closed for darshan on Sundays for sanitization. While COVID protocol such as masks, sanitiser usage, and social distancing is mandatory for public entering the temple.
The administration has urged people to follow the COVID guidelines for smooth darshan.