For the second consecutive 12 months, the North Bombay Sarbojanin Durga Puja is all set to go digital as a safeguard in opposition to the Covid-19 pandemic. This Durga Puja grabs a lot media consideration as a result of Bollywood's celebrated Mukherjee household has been organising it for a few years. Yearly, family members, together with yesteryear's star Tanuja, her daughters Kajol and Tanish Mukherjee, niece Rani Mukherjee and nephew, the filmmaker Ayan Mukherjee, amongst others, be part of the festivities. The prolonged household consists of Ajay Devgn and Bollywood and TV actor Mohnish Bahl. Ganesh Chaturthi 2021: Ajay Devgn, Kajol, Varun Dhawan and Different Celebs Prolong Heat Needs to Followers on the Auspicious Event!
The North Bombay Sarbojanin Durga Puja Samiti members have chosen to take their festivities to the folks via dwell streaming and social media. Their concern is that crowded pandals might turn into tremendous spreaders in a metropolis that has simply formally opened up its public areas and occasions. A senior member of the household, Deb Mukherjee, erstwhile actor and father of Ayan Mukherjee, stated: "This is the second year we are doing a virtual Durga Puja. We have to maintain social distancing and wear masks, so we are not letting a lot of people come in. It is only for members. Keeping everyone's safety in mind, we thought going virtual was the best decision to make. Even the members are allotted a specific time slot when they can visit the pandal." Did You Spot Varun Dhawan’s Cameo In Shah Rukh Khan-Kajol’s My Name Is Khan? (Watch Video).
The Samiti has additionally scaled down the idol to 4ft and 6ft with the 'mukut'. Aged members have been requested to remain at residence. Members, actually, are allowed to go to the pandal in small batches adhering to social distancing norms. Outsiders, the day by day 'bhog' and flowers are being strictly prohibited to make sure minimal bodily contact. Solely two hours have been allotted for the morning 'anjali' with out flowers and one other two hours for the 'sandhya aarti' -- for members solely.
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