World heritage churches in Goa commences to reopen from Tuesday. Se Cathedral church at old Goa celebrated the feast of the Nativity of Our Lady scheduled on Sept 8 following the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) that are laid down in view of pandemic.
Basilica of Bom Jesus will open from September 13. Wearing of face mask, use of hand sanitizers and thermal temperature checks are to be made mandatory before allowing the faithful to enter the premises.
Churches across the state remained closed for more than 5 months after upsurge in COVID 19 cases in Goa.