Better than 4 lakh devotees luxuriate in taken a holy dip in the Ganga here till Tuesday night on the occasion of Mahashivratri, an first rate said. A large alternative of Shiva devotees are doing ‘abhishekham’ with water and milk since morning at the Nagvasuki temple in Daraganj and the Mankameshwar temple on the banks of the Yamuna, an first rate of the Magh Mela Authority said.
The administration has arranged six ghats for the bathers on Mahashivratri, the final bathing festival of Magh Mela, he said.
As devotees thronged to the Shiva temples on the occasion, needed amenities luxuriate in been ensured round Someshwar Mahadev, Mankameshwar and Nag Vasuki temples and upright parking arrangements luxuriate in additionally been made, the first rate said.
He said that other than this, about 650 toilets luxuriate in additionally been arranged in the Mela spot. Within the areas where toilets are no longer on hand, arrangements luxuriate in been made for mobile toilets of the Municipal Corporation.
Three first benefit centres and a sanatorium is additionally operational in the Mela spot, he added.