Different states of the country including UP have issued guidelines regarding Muharram. In view of the danger of a possible third wave of Corona this year, Tazia and processions will not be allowed in Muharram. Many state governments of the country have issued guidelines in view of Muharram. In Muharram, mourning is celebrated remembering the martyrdom of 72 martyrs of Karbala including Hazrat Imam Hussain. A large crowd of people gather in this mourning. People take out tazia and processions. This time Muharram will be celebrated all over the country on 19th August 2021.
In view of the danger of Corona, different states of the country have issued their guidelines regarding Muharram. The purpose of these guidelines is to reduce the crowd in the procession and prevent the spread of corona infection. Let us know which state has issued guidelines regarding Muharram.
The UP government has issued a guideline regarding Muharram. In the guidelines issued by the government, it has been said that not more than 50 people will gather at any place for religious functions. Along with this, people will also have to strictly follow the Covid protocol. Tajiyas and installations will not be done in public. Establish Tajiya and alum in their respective homes, there will be no restriction on this. Adequate number of police will be deployed in sensitive and containment zones.
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The Bihar government has also issued a guideline for Muharram keeping in mind the corona. According to the guidelines issued, this time no procession or tajiya will be taken out on the road on Muharram. There will also be a ban on setting up Tazia and Alum in public. People can install Tajia and Alam in their homes. Adequate number of police forces will be deployed at religious and sensitive places so that the Muharram guidelines are strictly followed.
Jharkhand government has also issued guidelines in view of Muharram. In its guidelines, the government has issued guidelines saying that in view of the danger of a possible third wave of Corona, this time they will not perform sports in their respective Imambara, Arena in Muharram. People will not establish Tazia and Alum in public places and crowded areas. Apart from this, the Jharkhand government has also banned taking out Tazia and processions.
Apart from Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Jharkhand, the government of many states of the country has issued guidelines regarding Muharram. Most of the state governments have banned the public installation of Tazia and Alam this time in view of the possible third wave of Corona. Apart from this, processions and sports performances have also been banned. However, there has been no ban in any state for people to establish Tazia and Alam in their homes.