Kovind to visit Kumbh Mela at Prayagraj on Thursday, inaugurate Gandhian Insurgence Summit

NetIndian News Network

New Delhi, January 16, 2019

President Ram Nath Kovind will visit Kumbh Mela at Prayagraj in Uttar Pradesh tomorrow and also inaugurate a two-day Gandhian Resurgence Summit at the camp of Parmarth Niketan Ashram at Arail side of the Mela.  
Before addressing the summit, Mr. Kovind will perform Puja at Sangam and meet the saints and seers camping in the Mela, an official press release said. He will also unveil the statue of Maharshi Bharadwaj. 
Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will be amongst those present on the occasion.
The release said the Kumbh Mela is not only witnessing religious and spiritual activities but also generating awareness on cleanliness.
The Swachh Bharat Mission (Rural) has set up a high tech exhibition in Sector 6 of the Mela at Prayagraj. It contains digital platforms on themes of  Mahatma Gandhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. It also has success stories on cleanliness. 

(Our News Desk can be contacted at

Did you like this story?
and help us to serve you better.