KUMBH MELA: Yogi Adityanath, Akhilesh Yadav take holy dip in Sangam

NEWS / KUMBH MELA

PRAYAGRAJ: The Kumbh Mela on Wednesday saw several prominent personalities like Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath, former chief minister Akhilesh Yadav,  Union minister Smriti Irani taking the ritualistic holy dip in the Sangam of the sacred rivers here. Kumbh Mela is held twice every 12 years, when crores of pilgrims gather for the holy dip. The festival lasts 50 days. The Sangam here is where the Ganges, the Yamuna and the mythical river Saraswati merge.–IHN=NN



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