SULABH SANITATION

  • Over 3 crore take holy dip in Sangam on Mauni Amavasya February 10, 2013

    Allahabad: Over three crore devotees led by ascetics of Hindu sects on Sunday took a holy dip at Sangam on 'Mauni Amavasya', considered the most auspicious day of bathing during the 12yearly Kumbh congregation in Allahabad. "As per our estimates, three crore people have taken a holy dip till 3 PM....
  • Kumbh: Dalits mark the dawn of a new tradition February 10, 2013

    Allahabad: It's the beginning of a new tradition at the ghats of the Ganga. Around 100 manual scavengers from Rajasthan are taking a dip in its holy waters, washing away centuries of discrimination. Among them is 35yearold Usha Chomar. As she offers her prayers to the mighty river, she says...