Senior IAS officer Vir Vikram Yadav has been appointed as the new Chief Administrator of Puri Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA).
The Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) on Wednesday relaxed the restriction for darshan of Lord Jagannath.
Odisha senior IAS officer and current SJTA Chief Administrator Dr. Krishan Kumar has been appointed as the Joint Secretary, Department of Commerce for a period of 5 years.
The Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) on Monday issued a new Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for the reopening of Jagannath Temple and darshan of the deities from February 1.
With decline of COVID-19 cases in Odisha, Jagannath Temple in Puri will be opened for the general public from February 1 in adherence to the Covid-19 guidelines.
In view of rising Covid as well as Omicron cases, the Chhatisa Nijog and SJTA have decided to close the Puri Srimandir for public darshan from January 10 till January 31.
SJTA has decided to close the Puri Srimandir on 31st December and 1st January in view of Covid concerns. #Odisha
The Chief Administrator of SJTA, Krishan Kumar on Thursday informed that a 'Srimandir Gurukul' will be set up where the children of sevayats will study.
The Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) in Puri has announced that devotees will not be allowed into the shrine until July 25 due to an upsurge in the new Covid-19 cases.