Lingaraj Temple of Bhubaneswar likely to reopen from August 23

Bhubaneshwar, Aug 9: The Lingaraj Temple and other religious institutions in the city are likely to reopen from August 23. The representatives of the institution expressed unanimity at a meeting with officials of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC).
Lingaraj Temple of Bhuban
Since May 5, the institutions have remained out of bounds for devotees after the second wave hit the state forcing the government to impose lockdown again. The meeting was held in the backdrop of the Government giving the nod for reopening of religious institutions in its August order.