Bhopal: The epidemic of coronavirus has wreaked havoc in the country. The sight from Madhya Pradesh, one of the most affected states, is now shocking. A huge crowd have come here to welcome a Jain monk amidst of lockdown.
People gathered in Sagar district, violating social security protocols on Tuesday. About 4000 people have been infected with the coronavirus so far in Madhya Pradesh and 225 have died. In this case, strict restrictions were imposed, but the people were ignoring all these.
massive crowd gathered in Sagar district on Tuesday, in blatant violation of #SocialDistancing protocols, to celebrate the arrival of a Jain monk.#20lakhcrore @ndtvindia @ndtv #modispeech #Covid_19 pic.twitter.com/PfVbCz578s
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Saint Pramansagar, and his entourage, were greeted by thousands in the town of Banda in Sagar district. Sagar Additional SP Praveen Bhuria said that they have been directed to investigate and take action against the organizers.