Sanatan Dharma (Hindu) festival Kumbh Mela 2019 (Prayagraj Ardh Kumbh Mela) which held at Triveni Sangam in Prayagraj started on 15th January 2019 and came to end on 4th March 2019.
This year around 12 crore people participated in the prayagraj ardh kumbh mela. Prayagraj Ardh Kumbh Mela was historic in many ways it was big, better and well managed.
Prayagraj Ardh Kumbh Mela 2019 got fame world wide for it’s management. The largest religious gathering festival in the world brought laurels for the nation.
Prayagraj Ardh Kumbh Mela 2019 created 3 Guinness World Record in record 48 hours.
1⃣It includes largest traffic and crowd management plan.
2⃣Biggest painting exercise of public sites under paint my city scheme.
3⃣Biggest sanitation and waste disposal mechanism.
The Kumbh Mela this year is spread over an area of 3,200 hectare as compared to 1,600 hectare area in the previous mela. “Around 510 shuttle buses were pressed into service on the highway in one go for the team on February 28. Several people participated in a painting exercise on March 1 and 10,000 workers engaged in cleaning at the Kumbh, all performing their duties together,”.