Portals of Uttarakhand's Badrinath temple open with religious rituals at 4.15 am
Dehradun: The portals of the Badrinath temple in Uttarakhand opened on Tuesday (May 18) at 4.15 am with a religious ceremony. Only a select few people attended the temple's opening ceremony in view of the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Reiterating public health as the state's priority, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat tweeted, "Safety of public health is our priority. I pray for the health of the people of Lord Badri Vishal."
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 'Char Dham Yatra' has been temporarily postponed.
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