SPECIAL TRAINS FOR KUMBH MELA

The last Kumbh Mela occasion had a record of 70 million devotees from across the globe. This time the estimated people to be witnessed for the festival is around 80 to 90 million. Thus reaching the city Allahabad during the mega festival is a tiring task as all the modes of transport including trains, local and state buses would be crowded with the people enthused to participate in the biggest gathering. Even if you reserve a seat in advance it also doesn’t guarantee a comfortable travel due to the massive footfall of pilgrims in the city. The challenges that are faced to attend the event make it all the more inviting and adventurous.

The religious fair that will be organized from January 15, 2019 to March 4, 2019 thus these trains would run for this duration. The Prime Minister Narendra Modi is also being expected to reach Prayagraj to inaugurate …