‘Kanwariyas’ to carry valid ID cards for routine security check, says Yogi Govt

Kanwariyas
'Kanwariyas' to carry valid ID cards for routine security check, says Yogi Govt

As per the information by the officials of the Uttar Pradesh government, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has issued few guidelines for the safe passage of the kanwar pilgrimage and has asked them to carry valid id proofs for the security check to refrain any terror threats during their journey.

Long list of Do’s and Don’ts has been carried out by the state Home Department for the ‘kanwariyas’ who began their tough journey on the first day of the auspicious Hindu month of ‘sawan’.

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The Bharatiya Janata Party government here wanted to ensure that the month-long yatra in which pilgrims walk barefoot with pitchers of the holy Ganga water from Haridwar to Shiva temples in their native towns and villages, would not be disrupted in any form, an official said.

The Adityanath government has asked all ‘kanwariyas’ to carry valid ID cards voter cards, driving license or Aadhar so that their identity could be ascertained during routine checking.

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