With several conditions, the Supreme Court has allowed the Odisha government to perform the Rath Yatra ceremony in Puri amid the COVID-19 crisis. On Monday, a three-judge bench, headed by Chief Justice of India SA Bobde directed that each chariot should be pulled by not more than 500 people with an interval of one hour, between the pulling. The Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra is India’s one of the biggest festivals held at Puri, Odisha every year. Devotees worship Lord Jagannath, Lord Balabhadra and Goddess Subhadra at the famous Jagannath Temple in Puri, Odisha.
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Jagannath Puri Rath Yatra begins in Odisha amid COVID-19 crisis
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