Makar Sankranti holy bath banned in Haridwar’s Har Ki Pauri amid rise in Covid-19 cases

Haridwar administration has imposed a ban on devotees taking a holy dip in Ganga at Har Ki Pauri on the occasion of Makar Sankranti amid a surge in COVID-19 cases. “In view of the increasing COVID-19 cases, the administration has banned the devotees to take a bath at Harki Pauri. Simultaneously, travellers coming […]

President Kovind greets citizen on occasion of Lohri, Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Uttarayan

President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday greeted citizens of the country on the occasion of Lohri, Makar Sankranti, Pongal, Bhogali Bihu, Uttarayan and Paush Parva. Highlighting the unity in diversity that defines our country, the President said that these festivals underline the organic relationship with nature. “Greetings to all on […]