Andhra Pradesh: Hundreds of people gathered for religious ceremony in violation of COVID norms

Amidst the ongoing second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, hundreds of people were seen taking part in a religious ceremony in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. The state of Andhra Pradesh is currently under lockdown and only 20 people are allowed in any gathering. However in this religious procession, the number of people far exceeded 20 and many were neither wearing masks nor following social distancing norms. Moreover, this is not the first instance of such a religious gathering in the country amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Watch the full video to know more about this story and stay updated with the latest news on Times Now!

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