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Defying critical chilly wave, devotees acquire for holy dip in River Ganga at Varanasi


A devotee, Suresh Singh stated that they have got come on this critical wintry weather to take dip handiest on account of their devotion to river Ganga

Varanasi: In spite of a critical chilly wave coupled with dense fog in Uttar Pradesh’s Varanasi, other folks on Sunday thronged to take a holy dip within the river Ganga on account of their “devotion for the Lord”.

The northern a part of India together with the nationwide capital and maximum portions of Uttar Pradesh is beneath the grip of chilling wintry weather with temperatures dipping as little as 4 levels Celsius.

 

In line with the India Meteorological Division, dense fog in a couple of wallet may be very most likely over east Uttar Pradesh lately.

Chatting with ANI, a resident and devotee, Pratik Tiwari, who had come to take the holy dip in river Ganga, stated, “Chilly will come & move, however celebrating New Yr, visiting the Kashi Vishwanath hall & bathing within the Ganga River may be very lucky. There can’t be a greater starting of a New Yr than this.”

Some other resident Sanjay Kumar Panday advised ANI that without reference to the temperature and climate stipulations, he is taking a dip within the Ganges on a daily basis.

“Regardless of how a lot the chilly be, we take a dip within the Ganga river on a daily basis of the 12 months. We’re dedicated to the goddess and we take a dip right here on a daily basis,” he stated.

 

A devotee, Suresh Singh stated that they have got come on this critical wintry weather to take dip handiest on account of their devotion to river Ganga.

“We now have come right here on account of the blessings of the river Ganga. There’s dense fog and it is vitally chilly, nonetheless, we now have come on account of our devotion,” he stated.

With temperatures within the northern a part of India together with the nationwide capital and Uttar Pradesh, falling, individuals are discovering it tough to stay heat.

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