A devotee has donated 4.858kg Gold and 3.876 Silver ornaments at the Puri Srimandir on the auspicious occasion of Basant Panchami and 'Ratha Anukula'.
The draft heritage bye-laws on Puri Srimandir by the National Monuments Authority (NMA) triggers a storm in Odisha.
The devotees would not be required to show their recent COVID 19 test report for entering Puri Srimandir form today.
The Government may soon consider revoking its order and do away with the rule of mandatory Covid Negative report for the Srimandir entry.
The SJTA plans to reopen Shree Jagannath Mandir for darshan of Mahabraprabhu Jagannath and his siblings Lord Balabhadra and Devi Subhadra. The administration has assured easygoing procedures for visitors.
All religious places in Puri District will reopen for public from December 23, informed District Collector Balwant Singh. Srimandir to reopen for Puri Residents on Dec 23; For others from Jan 3.