In wake of the rising coronavirus circumstances, the Delhi Excessive Courtroom on Wednesday declined to entertain a plea difficult Delhi Authorities’s order prohibiting Chhath Pooja at public locations and ghats.
The order was handed over a petition filed by Shri Durga Jan Seva Belief inter alia looking for permission to carry a gathering of 1,000 folks for the pooja on November 20.
“It seems that the Petitioner shouldn’t be alive to the COVID-19 state of affairs,” a division bench of the excessive court docket presided over by Justices Hima Kohli and Subramonioum Prasad stated whereas dismissing the petition.
It additionally stated: “The petition is dismissed as being meritless.”
The bench stated that permitting folks to collect for worship can unfold the an infection. At current, such a petition is past the bottom actuality, it stated.