In Madhya Pradesh, a crowd gathered to welcome Jain monk Pramansagar in Banda, Sagar district yesterday. Praveen Bhuria, ASP Sagar says, “Directions given to investigate and take action against organizers if social distancing norms & Section-144 were violated.” No visible signs of social distancing being followed.
Meanwhile, Madhya Pradesh has reported a total of 3,986 cases of Coronavirus so far. The number of COVID-19 cases in Indore district jumped to 2,016 after 81 more people tested positive for the disease in the last 24 hours, an official said on Tuesday. The state’s worst coronavirus-hit district also reported two more deaths due to the disease, taking the toll to 92, Chief Medical and Health Officer Praveen Jadia said