Diwali is almost here, but there is a major fear of Covid-19 which is increasing every day. People are flocking to markets and visiting their friends and relatives, which is why the numbers of Corona patients have greatly risen in India. Here’s how these actors are ensuring that their Diwali is Covid-free!
Kettan Singh: I will be at home only this Diwali and will spend some quality time with mom. She would be making a few Diwali snacks and dishes. This year, due to Covid-19, there are a lot of norms that we need to follow. I will do a video call with some friends and wish them. I will also be doing Laxmi puja at home with my family. I am happy very that there is a ban on crackers.
Amit Sarin: I will have puja and celebration at home with some friends who would be visiting me and vice versa. As social distancing is the order of the day in Los Angeles, where I currently I, I will not be going out much or meeting too many people. I will miss Mumbai ki Diwali and meeting my friends in Mumbai.
Avinash Mukherjee: I have been constantly shooting so I will get an off on Diwali and will spend my time with my parents. We will do puja and follow other rituals. My mom is going to make special food for all of us and I won’t think of my diet on this day. This year, as it is things have been on a low key due to Covid -19, but I have made up my mind of not let my spirits go low due to this disease. I will make sure to enjoy my Diwali.
Urvashi Upadhyay Sharle: I will be driving to Madhya Pradesh with my husband. I am celebrating Diwali with my relatives. It will be a little cold there and so I will enjoy the hot delicacies and food which is the specialty of MP I will also have a lot of poha with namkeens. We are making sure to follow all norms and take all possible precautions to avoid Covid-19. I feel everyone should make sure to follow these so that they can be happy and healthy.
Sucheeta Trivedi: I have been constantly shooting so I will take a holiday on Diwali and will be celebrating the festival with my husband. My show India Wali Maa is doing well. I am very happy about it. I will follow all the rituals of the festival and thank the gods got gracing me with such luck this year. There is a major scare of Covid-19 this year and I am making sure to not go out too much or visit the markets.
Oye Kunaal: I will decorate my house like every year we do. I will spend this Diwali at home and practice my music. Music is something which gives brightness to my life and so I make sure to do this at least for a while on Diwali. This year, due to Covid-19, we are not meeting too many people and my festival will be indoors.
We at India-Forums wish everyone a very happy Diwali!