- 0.1 Maa Narmada Jayanti festival will be celebrated with pomp in the district
- 0.2 Chief Minister Shri Chouhan will attend the festival
- 1 All preparations of district administration completed
- 2 Welcome gates built at two places
Maa Narmada Jayanti festival will be celebrated with pomp in the district
Chief Minister Shri Chouhan will attend the festival
All preparations of district administration completed
Maa Narmada Jayanti festival will be made with great pomp in Narmadapuram zone.
All the preparations for the Narmada Jayanti festival were completed by the district administration.
On February 8, in the evening, in the chief hospitality of the Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan, the main function will be held at Sethani Ghat, where worship of Mother Narmada Abhishek will be organ ized from the water stage.
Sethani Ghat lit up with attractive lighting and decoration
Attractive lighting and colors have been done on the famous holy Sethani Ghat of the district, which has been fascinated by the devotees. Along with this, an attractive public stage has been made here as before, on which the Chief Guest and other dignitaries will worship Mother Narmada.
Welcome gates built at two places
On the occasion of Narmada Jayanti, two welcome gates have been built on the main square of the city, Bhopal Chauraha, and Babai Road.
Along with this vandanwar will be decorated at many places of the city.
On this occasion people will light up at their respective residences. Painting and lighting have also been done by NAPA at all the major square and intersections of the city.
Live broadcast from four locations
The broadcast of the event of Narmada Jayanti will be arranged for live broadcast at four major squares of the city including near Tourism Ghat, Satrasta, Jai Stambh Square and Indira Chowk. Collector Shri Neeraj Kumar Singh has directed the officers of all the departments related to the event to ensure necessary arrange ments.
Tight security arrangements will be made
During the festival, tight security arrange ments have been made at Sethani Ghat and other ghats, the main venue of the festival. A force of executive magistrate, police and home guard will be deployed at these places. Arrangements for boats and life safety equipment were ensured at the ghats. Also, a control room has been activated for monitoring and coordinating the program. The use of drones will also be banned during the ceremony.
This program will be organized at Sethani Ghat
Various cultural programs will also be organized along with worship of Sethani Ghat Maa on Narmada Jayanti. Chief Municipal Officer Shri Shailendra Badonia informed that on the second day of Narmada Jayanti celebrations, on 8th February, at 10:30 am, the birth festival of Mother Narmada will be celebrated in the ancient Shri Narmada temple. After this, a procession will be taken out at 03.30 pm from Shri Narmada Mandir, Morchhali Chowk to Sethani Ghat. Mother Narmada will be consecrated and Maha Aarti will be performed by the chief guest and other guests from Jal Manch at 06.00 pm and in the cultural program organized at 08.00 pm, dance drama and devotional singing centered on Mother Narmada will be presented by Directorate of Culture.
traffic and parking
During the Narmada Jayanti program on Tuesday, 08 February, traffic and parking arrangements have been made from 05 pm to late night in such a way that four wheelers and big vehicles will be banned from Gandhi Chowk (from Hospital Tiraha) towards Sarafa Chowk. Similarly, the entry of four wheelers from Satrasta to Amar Chowk and Indra Chowk and from Sarafa Chowk to Sethani Ghat will be restricted. The entry of all vehicles will be restricted from Central Bank Tiraha towards Sethani Ghat and from Ekta Chowk to Kori Ghat. Parking arrangements for vehicles coming to this area due to Narmada Jayanti program and other reasons have been kept in Seth Guruprasad School Complex and SNG School Complex.read more