Like previous year, the height of idols was reduced to four feet. Devotees were not allowed at puja pandals and priests performed rituals of the deities.
Matri Mandir Samity, which entered the 55th year of Durga Puja celebration this year, is performing the rituals with a limited number of people.
Seven Desi cows along with calves will be housed at the Gau Pradakshina Mandiram with the statue of Sri Venugopala Swamy in the centre.
A bench of Justices S K Kaul and M M Sundresh junked the petition and imposed a cost of Rs 5,000 on the petitioner, noting that the land on which the temple was built was disputed.
Kameswar Tripathy, an agitating servitor, said the authorities had demolished a rest-house used by the Supakaras for the renovation of the temple.
The precious metal is part of the 1,345 kg silver donated by a Mumbai-based devotee of Lord Jagannath to SJTA for cladding the temple doors.
Farmers expressed apprehension that they would suffer if their crop is not purchased at the grain markets.
He asked the Rajya Sabha MP to withdraw his comments and tender an apology to students and teachers of the school or face legal action.
"You’ve to be very cautious and alert about such people who put their daughter at stake just out of their lust for power," he had said.
It is alleged that in these videos Iftikharuddin is telling people the benefits of adopting Islam as a religion and the videos also feature a religious leader sitting beside the IAS officer.
Acting on a complaint by students of Saraswati Shishu Mandir against Singh's controversial remarks, the NCPCR chairperson Dr Priyank Kanoongo wrote to the MP DGP Vivek Johri on Monday
Bharat Bandh: Major mandis, markets remain shut in Rajasthan's agrarian districts, farmers hold rallies
Farmers took out rallies on the major roads and held meetings.
The BJP leaders in Madhya Pradesh reacted sharply to Singh's statements, saying that he should rather talk about madrasas that "nurture terrorism and spread enmity".
MP: Woman booked after videos of her dance outside temple go viral; Bajrang Dal leader says she hurt religious sentiments
The woman has 2.5 million followers on her Instagram account, where she posted these controversial dance videos.
The start of October will bring a major change in the top hierarchy of the defence forces.