new Delhi: Independence Day To persuade, the Union Home Ministry issued an advisory on Friday. These have been sent to state governments, union territories, government offices and governors. The advisory of the Ministry of Home Affairs advised not to organize a mass program on the occasion of 15 August.
The advisory has asked to use technology to celebrate Independence Day. Actually, these guidelines have been issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs in view of the increasing cases of Corona virus in the country.
Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) issues advisory for Independence Day celebrations. Ask all govt offices, states, governors etc to avoid congregation of public and use technology for the celebrations. # COVID19 pic.twitter.com/aQlxy9GXNA
– ANI (@ANI) July 24, 2020
Guidelines issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs said that in view of the risk of corona infection, it will be necessary to follow masking, sanitization and social distancing. On Independence Day, do not gather crowds, it will be taken care of. Apart from this, it will also be necessary to follow the guidelines already issued by the Union Health Ministry.
It is worth noting that the state governments have also been advised to invite doctors, health workers and sanitation workers as an honor for their service in the Independence Day program. Those who have been healthy after getting corona infected should also be called in the program.