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Coronavirus shadow on Kumbh, Markaz & Haj pilgrimage: All you should know

At least 30 sadhus have tested positive for the coronavirus disease and one has died during the ongoing Kumbh Mela in Uttarakhand's Haridwar. Listen to the podcast for more

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Coronavirus | Kumbh Mela | Kumbh

Sukanya Roy  |  New Delhi 

The ongoing Mela in Haridwar has been shortened this year to just one month from April 1 to 30 due to Covid. In normal circumstances, the event which comes once in 12 years, is held for nearly four months from mid-January to April.

And this time too, the Mela is in news, but not only for the right reasons!

At least 30 sadhus have tested positive for the disease and one has died during the ongoing Mela in Uttarakhand's Haridwar. Listen to the podcast for more

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First Published: Fri, April 16 2021. 16:42 IST
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