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The other salient features of Kumbh Mela 2013 are as follows:

Around 10 crore people are expected to visit the Kumbh Mela in Allahabad in 2013. The Makar Sankranti
day alone will witness around 1 crore pilgrims and more than 3 crore pilgrims are expected to take the holy dip
on Mauni Amawasya on February 10.
Amongst the visitors, around 10 lakhs are expected to be foreign tourists.
The total budget for Maha Kumbh 2013 is Rs 1,200 crore.
The Mela would generate employment for over 6 lakh people.
18 pontoon bridges and 35,000 public toilets have been built for pilgrims.
156 km of new roads, made of chequered steel plates have been laid on the river bank.
571 km of water pipelines have been laid, 800 km of electric wires and 48 power sub-stations been set up in
the Mela area.
125 ration shops, 4 godowns opened in Mela area for pilgrims to buy grains, groceries and vegetables.
2,500 religious and social organisations from across the world will participate.
30,000 policemen, 30 new police stations, and 72 companies of paramilitary forces have been deployed to
provide security during the Mela.
120 CCTV cameras have been installed in Mela area and Allahabad city.

22 doctors and 120 ambulances on round-the-clock duty at the new 100- bed central hospital in Kumbh Mela
area with other facilities of doctors and medical to be provided by various institutions setting up camp in
Kumbh Mela.
50.83 sq km the total area where the Kumbh is held, almost double the size of the last mela in 2001.
Rs 6,000 crore is the daily rent for the plush Swiss cottages set up by UP Tourism.

The Kumbh Mela takes place in an approximately 4x8km area on the flood plain of the Yamuna and
Ganga river and on defense land behind the old kila at Allahabad
22 administrative sectors for health.This is not a medical facility but a health program. Here again
facilities are divided between 1) Permanent: with existing hospitals such as GT hospital being
improved 2) Temporary: hospitals and related facilities created at Kumbh.
One, 100 bed hospital at parade ground: this will be made of plywood. Ten hospitals of 20 bed each
across sectors these will be made with tin, tents
Toilets are constructed in tin shed and a cement platform with the Indian style toilet is made within
it. Plastic pipes lead into a pit dug behind the toilet rows.
1) shops in Meena Bazzar 2) Exhibition cum Sales areas 3) shops in sectors 4) shops along main
arteries 5) peddlar shops

Others Services Offered At Maha Kumbh

* Accommodation during the Kumbh Mela
* Allahabad Sightseeing
* Transportation Facility by Bus / Qualis or Innova on exclusive or sharing basis (As per Guest's
* Paramedic Staff trained for Camp Deal.
* English Speaking Guide
* Meals on Full board
* Camp OM at Kumbh will offer daily Yoga Classes by our Yoga instructor KARAN GURJI and we
will be offering AyurvedicPanchakarma Treatments.

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