On Saturday the Chief Minister Yogi Aditynath of Uttar Pradesh inspected ongoing preparations for upcoming Kumbh Mela.
Yogi interacted with media houses from Triveni Sangam in Prayagraj and he said, “ With the Centre and state’s support, I am certain Kumbh, which is the world biggest spiritual and cultural festival, will be a grand success. Both central and state government have together developed the infrastructure for the mela. A major part of the work will be done by December 15. Narendra Modi the PM of India will come to Prayagraj for the opening of the Kumbh.”
The 45-day festival will start on January 15, 2019 the main day of Shahi Snan in Kumbh
Millions of Hindu devotees attend the mela with the belief that taking a dip in the holy rivers is a step towards Moksha .