Minimal presence of devotees at J&K temple for annual mela amid lockdown

Jammu, May 30 (ANI): Few devotees offered prayers at Mata Kheer Bhawani temple in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ganderbal on 'Annual Kheer Bhawani Mela and Yatra' on May 30 amid COVID-19 lockdown. Devotees were seen following government norms. “We had told people to follow government instructions. Over 80000 people used to come here for mela, but only a few this year. 2020's mela cancelled due to COVID", a priest told ANI. The total number of COVID-19 cases in J&K stands at 2164.