Tag Archives: Sangam

PM Modi washes feet of sanitation workers at Kumbh in Prayagraj

Modi also felicitated Swachha Grahis, fire department personnel, security personnel for their dedicated services in Kumbh Mela. Modi washed the feet of the sanitation workers. Prime Minister Narendra Modi washes the feet of the sanitation workers.(Narendra Modi/Twitter) Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a dip at the Sangam and offered prayers during his visit to Prayagraj in […]

Bathe for 41 seconds: UP Police’s new funda to avoid Kumbh stampede

DGP OP Singh said that the police have worked on how to make the Kumbh a secured pilgrimage this year. Director General of Police (DGP) OP Singh on Sunday said that to avoid stampede during the Kumbh Mela 2019, the police department deployed at the Sangam (confluence) may not allow the pilgrims to bathe for […]

Kumbh Mela: Over 2 crore devotees to take part in shahi snan today

Prior to today’s shahi snan on Basant Panchami, shaahi snaans were held on Makar Sankranti on January 15 and Mauni Amawasya on February 4.  Devotees taking a holy dip at the Sangam on January 14, 2019. (Photo: Reuters) HIGHLIGHT Extensive security arrangements have been made by the state government at Kumbh Mela Police officers including […]