Added on : 2019-02-11 09:39:24
On the Basant Panchamni, over 10 million pilgrims, took a holy bath at Sangam, the confluence of sacred river Ganga, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati on the occasion of the third and last auspicious bathing day.
On Saturday around 5 million took the dip in Sangam. The Mela commenced on January 15 on Makar Sankranti, the first bathing day, and the Mahashivratri on March 4 will mark its last bathing day. Till date over 140 million people have taken a dip.