Taking suo moto cognizance of the Kanwar Yatra during the Corona period, the Supreme Court has issued a notice to the Uttar Pradesh government. After the notice of the Supreme Court regarding the Kavad Yatra, the UP government will give details of the preparations and security arrangements related to the yatra to the court. Taking special vigilance regarding the Kanwar Yatra, the government will also issue a detailed guide line. Regarding the Kanwar Yatra, the SP also questioned the government’s decision and said that the journey is necessary, but protection from Corona is also necessary. Earlier on Tuesday, the Uttarakhand government has canceled the Kavad Yatra in view of the threat of Corona.
Cases of delta plus variant of corona infection have been reported in UP. Pictures of people being careless are also being seen in UP. The Uttarakhand government has canceled the Kanwar Yatra in view of the threat of Corona, but the government is excited about the Kanwar Yatra in UP. Taking cognizance of the Kavad Yatra, the Supreme Court has issued a notice to the state government on Wednesday. On this notice, state government spokesperson Siddharthnath Singh says that we will give the details of the preparations being made for the Kavad Yatra to the court. CM Yogi has said that the scope of Kanwar Yatra will not only be limited, but the guidelines of the government will be strictly followed.
Rescue is also necessary along with travel – SP
Due to the relaxation on festivals, the second wave of corona in UP was strengthened. In such a situation, precaution is very important. SP MLC Dilip Yadav says that travel is also necessary and protection from corona is also necessary, so the government should pay attention that this journey does not play with people’s lives.
Lakhs of devotees attend every year
Lakhs of devotees participate in the Kanwar Yatra held every year in UP. They bring water from the Ganges and offer it to the temples of their cities on foot. This long Kanwar Yatra runs till Shiva temples including Kashi Vishwanath. Due to passing through many cities, slight negligence in travel can be heavy for UP.
Beginning with the beginning of the month of Shravan around July 25, the Kanwar Yatra continues till the first week of August, with crores of ‘kanwariyas’ from different states carrying the holy water of the Ganges and offering them to the pagodas around them. .