The coronavirus pandemic solid its shadow on the Holi celebrations in Uttar Pradesh with empty roads and folks preferring to remain indoors, celebrating the pageant with their relations.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath prolonged greetings to folks, saying in a tweet the pageant symbolises the victory of fact over evil.
“Pray to God that the pageant devoted to like, cheerfulness and pleasure strengthen the colors of our unity and concord. Might the colors of happiness, peace and prosperity fill your lives,” Mr Adityanath mentioned in a tweet in Hindi.
The Lucknow district administration had on March 23 mentioned in view of the COVID-19 scenario, rain dance events, open dance programmes and different public gatherings had been prohibited until additional orders. The permission given earlier for all such kind of events was additionally cancelled.