Nrusinhwadi : The government is being criticized for not allowing temples to open in the state. ‘We will consider opening temples after Diwali’, Uddhav Thackeray has said. Now Sambhaji Bhide Guruji of Shiv Pratishthan has strongly targeted the government on this issue. He has questioned whether the opening of liquor shops is beneficial for society. He also questioned that the Liquor shops-hotels open and temples closed, how could this be?
People need temples for peace of mind. However, only temples have been closed. Shops, hotels, bars, everything is allowed to open, he said.
Meanwhile, Chief Minister Udhav Thackeray said that the ‘My Family, My Responsibility’ campaign has helped us to control coronavirus to some extent. The Chief Minister has also instructed the administration to plan for effective implementation of this campaign in December as well.
The Chief Minister said that although the Corona growth rate as well as the death rate seems to be declining, be prepared to face another wave like Europe. The next 15 days after Diwali is of awareness. In that regard, be careful and make sure that the citizens follow the rules of wearing masks, keeping a safe distance, washing their hands frequently, he added.