GUWAHATI: Guwahatians are all set to celebrate Durga Puja with Hand Sanitizers and Face Masks amid Covid-19 pandemic. Authorities have also installed automatic sanitizer dispenser machines for the visitors to keep them safe.
The organising committee of almost all Puja Committe across Guwahati have taken different measures to keep visitors safe during Puja.
Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday posted a video on Twitter to wish Durga Puja and asked the people of Assam to stay safe during the Puja celebrations. Sonowal said,”I request people of Asssam to follow all safety norms to fight COVID-19.”
— Sarbananda Sonowal (@sarbanandsonwal) October 22, 2020
“We have a specially placed hand sanitizing machine just in front of the Puja Mandap and every single person stepping inside the premises must sanitize their hands before entering. We will make sure of it,” said the Puja’s secretary, Sixmile, Guwahati.
“We will ensure that all COVID-19 norms are followed. Only a few people would be allowed to enter the pandal at a go,” said Biswa Das, member of Puja Organising Committee, Panjabari, Guwahati.