Bhubaneswar: In view of non-adherence to Covid appropriate behaviour and protocols during marriage and funeral related gatherings, the Odisha government on Tuesday further capped the number attendees at such functions.
While issuing fresh guidelines, the Special Relief Commissioner’s office today stated maximum 200 persons will be allowed to attend marriage and related gatherings. Earlier, the government allowed maximum 500 persons at marriage functions.
Similarly, maximum 50 persons will be allowed to attend funeral and last rites related gatherings. The State government in its previous order allowed maximum 500 persons to attend such occasions.
The new order of the SRC office comes into effect from March 26, 2021.