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Ganga Sagar Mela

Indian Navy deploys ‘specialist’ diving team for Ganga Sagar Mela

This action has been taken to provide rescue and relief operations during Ganga Sagar Mela between Jan 13 and 15.

08 Jan 2019 3:54 PM

Over 20 lakh devotees take holy dip

For the first time, the state government has equipped its officials with satellite phones to ensure uninterrupted connectivity during the Mela.

15 Jan 2018 2:54 AM

16 lakh take Sankranti dip at Ganga Sagar

A drone and 20 vessels, including several from the Coast Guard, were being used for surveillance.

15 Jan 2017 2:21 AM

Helicopter flies heart patient to safety

Over a million pilgrims from across India and abroad, braving the icy cold water and chilly winds, took a holy dip in the Ganga.

15 Jan 2017 2:17 AM