Covid dampens Janmashtami spirit, celebrated with social distancing

Janmashtami celebrated in Okhla

Like every year, Shrikrishna Janmashtami was celebrated in Kalka Peeth this time too.

This time also, Janmashtami is being celebrated in the country for two days, but Janmashtami was celebrated on August 11 in the Kalka Ji temple.

Janmashtami was observed in Kalka Ji with strict rules in view of the increasing infection of the coronavirus, said a statement issued by the .

After sanitising the hands, devotees sang Bal Gopal with a distance of six feet. Along with this, devotees came to the temple through the sanitation tunnel.

Every year there was a big festival in the temple but due to virus this year it the birth anniversary of Krishna was celebrated with simplicity keeping in mind all health rules.