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UP Min invites Guv Malik to Kumbh Mela

Jammu, Dec 30: Swatantra Dev Singh, Minister of State for Transport, Power and Protocol Uttar Pradesh Government, Sunday met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here.

Singh, on behalf of Uttar Pradesh Government, extended an invitation to Governor to participate in the forthcoming ‘Kumbh Mela-2019’ commencing from January 15, 2019 at Triveni Sangam in Allahabad.

As per the Raj Bhavan spokesperson, it was decided that a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) will be signed between the J&K and Uttar Pradesh Governments on January  9, 2019 at Lucknow to ensure hassle-free transport facilities to the visiting pilgrims during Kumbh Mela.


Singh also discussed with Governor about various initiatives taken by the Uttar Pradesh Government in Transport sector to facilitate people in extending services and to check road accidents.

He also discussed measures taken by the Uttar Pradesh Government for ensuring 24×7 ‘Power for All’ in the State.