Holi 2021: Elaborate Security Arrangements Across Bhubaneswar
Bhubaneswar: Amid rising cases of Covid-19, the Odisha government has restricted Holi celebrations in the state anticipating that the festival has the potential to cause the virus to spread.
The Holi celebrations on roads and congregations at other public places have been restricted by the State government and Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) in view of the Covid-19 pandemic.
People should play Holi with family members at home and not public places including the roads. Processions, public functions have been completely restricted.
The Commissionerate police has made elaborate security arrangements for Holi. Around 15 platoon force has been deployed along with 20 PCR Van and striking forces in crowded markets, bathing ghats and various places around the Capital city.
Anyone found violating the Covid guidelines that has been issued by the government, strong action will be taken against them.