Koovagam festival in Tamilnadu cancelled

Chennai: The world famous annual Koothandavar Temple festival which takes place at Koovagam has been cancelled this year due to coronavirus outbreak.

Sources said the decision was taken during a meeting held in the presence of senior police officials. Every year transpersons in large number from across the country take part in the festival. This year’s festival was scheduled to be held from 21 April to 6 May.


NT Bureau