A devotee has made a Ganpati idol by using 300 surgical masks in Visakhapatnam. Priests distributed masks as ‘prasad’ to devotees after performing puja on the Ganesh chaturthi celebrations. Devotees maintained social distancing and came in line to offer prayers. The theme is being widely appreciated by the people. A large number of devotees came to seek blessings. Due to Covid-19, locals missed the grand celebrations of the festival. More than three lakh cases of coronavirus have been reported in Andhra Pradesh.