Odisha’s Sun Temple in Konak reopened on Monday for the public after remaining closed for more than 100 days. The Temple was closed due to the second wave of COVID-19.
The Sun Temple is a 13th century UNESCO World Heritage site. The visitors are allowed to enter after thermal screening, while wearing a fat mask is mandatory.
The tourists have to book the tickets online and scan them on their mobile phones at the main entrance. Local guides, photographers and handicraft businessmen are not allowed entry into the temple premises.