The West Bengal authorities on Tuesday appealed to folks to keep away from bursting firecrackers throughout the upcoming Kali Puja and Diwali festivals so as to examine air air pollution which is hazardous for Covid-19 sufferers.
“With all people’s cooperation, we need to maintain the Kali Puja and Diwali festivals avoiding firecrackers. The administration appeals to folks to keep away from firecrackers,” Chief Secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay mentioned.
No procession shall be allowed throughout the immersion of the Kali idols, he mentioned after holding a gathering with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on this regard.
Bandyopadhyay mentioned that Kali puja pandals ought to be open, following Covid-19 security protocols.
“Puja committees ought to make sure that guests put on masks, keep bodily distancing and hygiene,” he mentioned.