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Kolkata prepares for scaled-down Durga puja amid Covid-19 disruptions

The puja spirit that Covid-19 couldn't crush has been dealt a blow by the court ruling, and the crowds have since thinned

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Durga Puja | Coronavirus | West Bengal

Ishita Ayan Dutt  |  Kolkata 



An artisan gives final touches by covering the face of Goddess Durga's idol with a face-mask, in Sonitpur district on Tuesday.
An artisan gives final touches by covering the face of Goddess Durga's idol with a face-mask, in Sonitpur district

“The buffet table has been laid and people are hungry. The challenge will be in keeping them from getting to the food,” said the organiser of a prominent puja in South . Going by the footfall so far, his fears may seem unfounded, though.

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First Published: Fri, October 23 2020. 06:10 IST

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