COVID scare: Low footfall at Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu

Kathmandu's famous Pashupatinath Temple witnessed low footfall of saints and devotees due to COVID-19 scare ahead of 'Maha Shivaratri' festival. Earlier, a large number of devotees and saints used to visit the temple on the auspicious occasion. Over 270,000 cases of coronavirus have been reported in Nepal.