Mumbai: The Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) has been postponed as a result of outbreak of the coronavirus worldwide.
“Given the latest developments round coronavirus, IFFLA has made the tough however crucial determination to postpone this yr’s Festival from April 1- April 5 to a later, to-be-determined date in 2020. In doing so, we stand in solidarity with main cultural establishments and festivals and the suggestions of the CDC and the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, by taking proactive steps in direction of combating the unfold of the coronavirus pandemic,” Christina Marouda, IFFLA Chair of the Board, mentioned in an official assertion.
“The well-being of our company, companions and workers is paramount. We will proceed to intently monitor the scenario for the very best timing to reschedule the pageant later this yr,” the assertion mentioned.