Kolkata: After nearly three months, West Bengal’s famous Tarapith temple has been thrown open on Tuesday for devotes with enough precautionary measures within the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
According to sources, the devotees must move by means of a sanitizing channel, an extended hall that may spray sanitizers on all of the outsiders who will enter the temple space. No one shall be allowed inside the primary shrine of the century-old temple.
The Tarapith temple committee had earlier introduced that it might open its doorways to devotees from June 15. But it was postponed by per week because the nation witnessed a document rise within the variety of Covid-19 instances.
Located in Birbhum district, the Tarapith temple is among the 51 Shakti Peethas that draws hundreds of devotees from completely different components of the nation daily.
The temple remained closed after the nationwide lockdown was enforced in March after authorities had expressed concern over well being security of monks and devotees, amid the rise in COVID-19 instances within the state.