Maharashtra Government stays adamant on temple closure despite the protest. Even though the pressure is building upon the demand for re-opening temples, the Shiv Sena remains firm. The Maha Vikas Aghadi has lain out new unlock norms but it does not include re-opening of religious places or places of worship.
Times Now brings you an exclusive ground report from Shirdi and also bytes of priests who express their views and concerns over re-opening of the temple. Most of the shopkeepers in Shirdi complaint that their economy is sliding down due to closure of temple as they have no other source of earning.