Khachrod: Residents of Chapaner village celebrated hawan and revered Lord Hanuman by urging him to protect lives amid the pandemic. People are terrified of the rapid rise in coronavirus infection in the city and have decided to hold a yagna.

As expected, the villagers left their homes at 7 a.m., after which the Pandit Shantosh Acharya performed all the ceremonial rituals and the hawan. People have recited Hanuman Chalisa 1,100 times on their farms. In the evening, holy water was sprayed throughout the village. After these residents, returned home. Everyone prayed for world peace and the protection of citizens from the rise of Covid-19.

Residents of Runkheda also performed hawan and worshiped Lord Hanuman for the good health of the citizens.