Vrindavan ISKCON Temple Sealed After 22 People Tested Positive

Tue Aug 11 2020 17:07:42 GMT+0530 (IST)

The deadly coronavirus is ringing danger bells across the country. Positive cases are being reported heavily on a daily basis. Amid scary situations, the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) temple in Uttar Pradesh's Vrindavan was sealed on Tuesday after 22 people, including priests, tested positive for coronavirus.

A person working in the temple recently tested Covid positive‌. Contacts were identified and tested, and 22 people, including the priest, were diagnosed with the virus. All the victims were kept in isolation and no one was allowed to enter the temple.

On the occasion of Lord Krishna's birthday, Vrindavan's Chandrovodaya Temple has planned a virtual tour of the city since the visit to the temples have been banned due to pandemic.

The main temples included in the virtual tour of the Vrindavan Dham are Vaishno Devi Temple, Vrindavan Chandroday Temple, Prem Mandir, ISKCON temple, The Krishna-Balaram Tree, Kaliya Dah ghat, Madan Mohan Temple, Banke Bihari Temple, Radha Damodar Dev Ji Temple, Nidhivan Temple, Radha Gopinath Temple, Chir Ghat and Yamuna river following in the city.