The Edupayala Vana Durga Bhavani temple has been closed for one week from Friday as members of the temple staff tested positive for COVID-19. This information was displayed on a board at the temple.
Sources said temple executive officer Sara Srinivas is among those to have tested positive. “The temple is being closed for a week from March 19 to 25. Devotees are requested to cooperate,” read the board displayed at the temple. Medical staff is conducting tests for other temple staff too.