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Aadhya Kapoor

Aadhya Kapoor

Asked on 18 January, 2019

When is Kumbh 2019?

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The Kumbh Mela 2019 started on 15 January, and will wind up on March 4.

Surabhi Tambe

Surabhi Tambe

Asked on 18 January, 2019

Where will Kumbh Mela 2019 take place?

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The Kumbh Mela 2019 takes place at the Triveni Sangam in Allahabad (Prayagraj), Uttar Pradesh.

Shreyas Tambe

Shreyas Tambe

Asked on 18 January, 2019

What device has Indian Railways launched for issuing unreserved tickets?

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To facilitate the huge numbers of pilgrims traveling to the Kumbh Mela, the Indian Railways has launched a chip-based device that works as an Electronic Ticket Vending Machine (ETVM) for issuing unreserved tickets in a faster way.

Dhruv Singhal

Dhruv Singhal

Asked on 18 January, 2019

What other steps have been taken by the Indian Railways in light of the Kumbh Mela 2019?

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The Indian Railways has taken several steps to facilitate passenger rush for Kumbh Mela 2019. These include: 1) Introduction of more than 800 special train services, 2) Development of 5 new FOB and a Skywalk at Allahabad Junction, 3) Installation of CCTV cameras, 4) Separate toilets blocks for men and women, 5) Launch of Rail Kumbh Seva mobile application, 6) Beautification of railway stations.

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