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Uttarakhand bans devotees from taking dip in Ganga on Makar Sankranti

Times of India | 12/01/2022 09:36 AM | Click to read full article

Amid rising COVID-19 cases, the Uttarakhand government has imposed a ban on devotees taking a dip in the Ganga in Haridwar and Rishikesh on the occasion of Makar Sankranti on January 14 (Friday).

There will be a ban on devotees gathering at Har ki Pairi in Haridwar, Triveni ghat in Rishikesh, and other ghats for a ritual bath onĀ Makar Sankranti.