Last Shahi Snan at Simhastha on May 21

Ujjain: Lakhs of devotees will take the holy dip in Kshipra river during last Shahi Snan of century’s second Simhastha at Ujjain on May 21. Shahi Snan of Akharas will commence from 3 am. Shaivite and Vaishnavite Akharas will take holy dip simultaneously at Dutt Akhara and Ramghat, respectively, from 3 am. Saints and seers belonging to various Akharas will take the holy dip in accordance with time fixed for them from 3 to 11 …

Shivraj actively participates in restoration

Ujjain: On Friday midnight, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan undertook surprise inspection of Simhastha arrangements at Ramghat at Ujjain on a boat of Home Guard. Devotees were greatly surprised to see the Chief Minister. Children taking the holy dip on the ghat started waving their hands and shouting Mama-Mama. The Chief Minister greeted people from various parts of the country who had come for the holy dip. He took stock of sanitation and security arrangements …

Al basic facilities restored within hours

Ujjain: All basic facilities including power, drinking water, toilets, roads etc have restored in Mangalanth zone of Simhastha Mela area at Ujjain have been restored after being affected by cyclonic storm in this evening. As soon as information was received about leakage of a sewage lines in Bhukhi Mata area it was immediately repaired by Dutt Akhara zones staff. On receipt of information about opening of sewage on Ramghat, Mahakal zones sanitary staff closed it …