Odisha: Authorised servitors to be allowed to Snana mandap during Snana Yatra


Puri: Only authorised servitors would to be allowed to climb atop Snana Mandap and perform rituals at the Snana Yatra of Lord Jagannath and His siblings in Puri. This was decided at the second co-ordination meeting for Rath Yatra .

Revenue Divisional Commissioner (RDC) AB Ota, district collector Arvind Agarwal, newly appointed chief temple Administrator Pradip Jena, sevayats and Daita Nijog and other members of 36 Nijog attended the meeting

SP Sarthak Sadangi said there will be restrictions on servitors climbing the Snana mandap during Snana Purnima and only a list of selected servitors will be allowed. Similarly, on the chariots too, only the people whose names are included in a list released by the Temple Administration will be allowed to climb during Rath Yatra.