Covid-19 Pandemic hits Celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi

Due to world Disaster of Covid-19, the celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi seems to be shade away this year as makers of Lord Ganesha statue facing decrease in sale of statue (Murti) of Lord Ganesha.

However, a group of Statue makers of Lord Ganesha from Rajasthan visit every year during Ganesh Chaturthi in Jammu for the sale of Lord Ganesha’s statue but due to Covid-19 pandemic they are facing hardships.

Talking to JK Newspoint, they told, “As trend of celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi raised in Jammu just like other states so for past many years on the demand of locals we sold enough statue of Lord Ganesha here. But this year the Covid-19 Pandemic has darken the celebration of Lord Ganesha’s birthday.”

‘Due to Covid-19 there is sharp decrease in the sale of statue of Lord Ganesha,’ he added.