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Bengaluru's BBMP Issues New Guidelines for Durga Puja Celebration

Bengaluru's Bruhath Bengaluru Mahanagara Pallike (BBMP) issued new guidelines for Durga Puja celebration in the city between October 11-15. The guidelines state: One idol can be installed per ward, only 50 devotees are allowed during prayers, Idol cannot be above four feet, Prasad distribution isn't allowed, only 10 members can attend Debi Boron, and DJs aren't allowed. Notably, the organizers will be responsible to ensure the guidelines .

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 06:46 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

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