The Kamakhya temple has been closed for devotees from Thursday (May 13) for fifteen days amid the rise in cases of COVID-19. This was informed by the Devalaya Authorities through a Notification.
The other temples in the Nilachal Hills will also remain closed along with the Kamakhya Devalaya. The temple authorities have issued the notification supporting the government’s new SOPs issued on Wednesday to control the Covid-19 pandemic.
According to the new SOP issued by the Assam government all religious establishments will remain closed from Thursday onwards for the next 15 days in order to bring into control the coronavirus infection in the state which is increasing rapidly.