Dehradun | Uttarakhand Makar Sankranti 2022: Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand is also struggling with corona infection. Here too, the corona infection is continuously increasing rapidly. Due to which it has been decided to ban Ganga bath on Makar Sankranti in Uttarakhand. In such a situation, devotees will not be able to take a bath in the Ganges on the festival of Makar Sankranti in the pilgrimage city of Haridwar. Along with Haridwar, all ghats of Rishikesh have been banned from bathing in the Ganges on the festival of Makar Sankranti.
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Along with the devotees, the entry of local people was also banned.
Uttarakhand Makar Sankranti 2022: Haridwar district administration has banned the entry of local people along with devotees in the Har Ki Pauri area in view of the increasing number of cases in the district. District Magistrate Vinay Shankar Pandey has issued an order banning the bathing of the Ganges on the festival of Makar Sankranti, saying that legal action will be taken against those who do not follow the order.
Haridwar district administration banned devotees from taking bath on Makar Sankranti on January 14. Entry has also been restricted at Har Ki Pauri. Night curfew will remain in force on January 14 from 10 pm to 6 am: Vinay Shankar Pandey, District Magistrate, Haridwar, Uttarakhand #OmicronVariant pic.twitter.com/4tvpRENBy6
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