kumbh mela

Kumbh Mela 2021: Uttarakhand government issues COVID-19 SOP for devotees, penal action against violators

The Uttarakhand government has made it mandatory for devotees to produce a negative report of RT-PCR test for COVID-19. The SOP also makes it compulsory for devotees to bring a medical fitness certificate and an e-pass or e-permit issued to them after registering on the Kumbh Mela web portal.

Mar 01, 2021, 18:34 PM IST

Kumbh Mela 2021 limited to 30 days amid coronavirus scare, will begin on April 1

Due to the coronavirus crisis, the Uttarakhand government has decided to limit the Kumbh this year for 30 days. The government will issue the notice by the end of March stating that this time Kumbh will be held from April 1 to April 30. 

Feb 18, 2021, 09:56 AM IST

Centre issues guidelines for Kumbh Mela 2021 in Haridwar; see details

As per the SOP, all devotees desirous of attending the mela must register with Uttarakhand government. They also have to obtain a compulsory medical certificate from Community health centre or district hospital or medical college in their states.

Jan 24, 2021, 18:47 PM IST

Kumbh Mela 2021: NSG commandos to be deployed for safety, says Uttarakhand police

NSG commandos will be deployed for safety during the Haridwar Kumbh Mela 2021. The state police chief has said two NSG teams will be deployed during the Kumbh Mela. 

Jan 14, 2021, 09:41 AM IST

Kumbh Mela 2021: Important dates, venue, Shahi Snan, Ganga Snan other details

Kumbh Mela 2021 will begin in Haridwar on January 14 and there will be 4 Shahi Snan and 6 major baths on Kumbh.

Jan 05, 2021, 08:48 AM IST

Video : 8 CISF-trained dogs served in Delhi Metro & Kumbh Mela, get retirement

After serving the Delhi Metro for the last ten years and at big events like the Kumbh Mela, 08 dogs of CISF's Canine-Squad were bid farewell in a function in the capital today.

Dec 24, 2020, 20:42 PM IST

Kumbh Mela tent supplier firm charged with Rs 109.85 cr fraud, 11 booked

A tent supplier for the Kumbh Mela has been charged with fraud worth a whopping Rs 109.85 crore. 

Dec 06, 2020, 16:25 PM IST

Delhi-NCR to face major 'water-crisis', Ganga Canal closed for repairs

It is to be noted that the Ganga canal has been closed in view of the preparations for Kumbh Mela 2021 at Haridwar.

Oct 16, 2020, 09:21 AM IST

Kumbh Mela preparations: Water supply in NCR, irrigation in western UP to be affected; here's why

The Ganga canal (Gang Nahar) will remain closed for a month in view of the preparations for Kumbh Mela at Haridwar. 

Oct 15, 2020, 18:47 PM IST

Will spend more, next Kumbh Mela will be grander: UP government’s reply to Congress leader Udit Raj

The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday said that it will spend more to make the next Kumbh Mela a grander affair after Congress leader Udit Raj made a controversial statement and questioned the spending on the 2019 Kumbh Mela.

Oct 15, 2020, 16:10 PM IST

Congress leader Udit Raj makes controversial statement on Kumbh Mela, BJP hits back

In a controversial statement, Congress leader Udit Raj on Thursday said that government should not spend Rs 4200 crore in organising Kumbh Mela.

Oct 15, 2020, 13:18 PM IST

Why the Congress is repeatedly hurt over the faith of Hindus?

Congress leader Udit Raj has questioned the Kumbh Mela. Udit Raj said that if no religion should be taught with government money, then why was the Kumbh Mela organized at government expense, why did it spent 4,200 crores from the exchequer at Kumbh Mela.

Oct 15, 2020, 13:00 PM IST

Exclusive : Congress leader Udit Raj on why he questioned Kumbh Mela

Zee News talked to Congress leader Udit Raj on his take on Kumbh Mela.

Oct 15, 2020, 12:00 PM IST

Congress leader Udit Raj questions UP govt on Kumbh Mela

Congress leader Udit Raj ask UP government why they spent crores on religious mela like Kumbh.

Oct 15, 2020, 10:58 AM IST

Nehru govt suppressed news of a major stampede at Kumbh mela, claims Modi

Modi said the news was not allowed to be shared to maintain a clean image of the Nehru-led government.

May 01, 2019, 18:29 PM IST

Kumbh Mela - Meeting ground for freedom fighters during British Raj

The exhibition shows many archival documents relating to the Kumbh Mela available in the custody of the National Archives of India.

Mar 05, 2019, 15:28 PM IST

Kumbh Mela 2019 enters Guinness Book Of World Records

Kumbh Mela began on January 14 and concluded on March 4 with the sixth and final "Shahi Snan" on Mahashivratri.

Mar 05, 2019, 08:25 AM IST

5W1H: Devotees across India celebrate Maha Shivratri

Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Maha Shivratri holds great significance for Hindus across the globe. The day marks Lord Shiva's martial union with Goddess Parvati. Meaning Shiva’s night, Maha Shivaratri falls on Chaturdashi Tithi during Krishna Paksha in month of Magha in the South Indian calendar or the Amavasyant Hindu lunar calendar.

Mar 04, 2019, 17:38 PM IST

Devotees across India celebrate Maha Shivratri

Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Maha Shivratri holds great significance for Hindus across the globe. The day marks Lord Shiva's martial union with Goddess Parvati. Meaning Shiva’s night, Maha Shivaratri falls on Chaturdashi Tithi during Krishna Paksha in month of Magha in the South Indian calendar or the Amavasyant Hindu lunar calendar.

Mar 04, 2019, 10:48 AM IST

Top 25: Watch top news stories of today, 4th March, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings top news headlines of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of today.

Mar 04, 2019, 10:30 AM IST