GOA: At a meeting held on Tuesday, the executive committees of temples in Mapusa have decided to keep the temples shut to devotees until September 30, and this will be reviewed again at the end of the month. It was also decided that all rituals will be performed behind closed doors without public participation. The presidents and committee members of Vithal Rakhumai Temple, Shri Hanuman Maharudra Sanstha Temple, Shri Ganesh Temple at Ganeshpuri, Shri Sateri Devi Temple, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Mapusa, Shri Datta Temple, Shri Ganesh Temple at Khorlim, Shri Rastroli Temple, and Ghateshwar Temple attended the meeting.
“We decided to keep the temples closed until September 30 in view of the rise in Covid-19 cases,” Tushar Tople, president of the Vithal Rakhumai Temple, said.
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