Pedda Shankarmpet village in Medak to stay away from Holi celebrations

Village passes resolution not to celebrate Holi

By Author  |  Published: 6th Mar 2020  6:42 pmUpdated: 6th Mar 2020  6:55 pm
Pedda Shankarmpet villagers at Lord Rama Temple in village after passing the resolution not to celebrate Holi.

Medak: Drawing inspiration from President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and others, Pedda Shankarmpet village in Medak district passed a unanimous resolution not to celebrate Holi this year in the wake of the coronavirus scare.

The villagers under the leadership of sarpanch Satyanarayana and MPP Jangam Srinivas gathered at Lord Rama Temple and unanimously decided to stay away from Holi celebrations.

They also posted messages in WhatsApp groups and received a positive response from all sections of people. The elders of the village decided to sensitise the people on the need to abandon Holi celebrations this year.


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