The Kejriwal government in delhi organizes the grand and spectacular Chhath festival at more than 1,000 ghats in the state. Kejriwal’s team lands at ground zero and inspects all the ghats. Delhi has the largest number of Chath ghats in the country. There are 100 Chhath Ghats in Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh, 90 in Noida bordering Delhi and 108 in Patna, the capital of bihar. The AAP government in Delhi has been organizing Chhath Mahaparva for Purvanchali brothers and sisters since 2014.
The press release issued by the Aam Aadmi Party said, “Chhath Puja is a great festival of india and is very important for all citizens. There is a different enthusiasm among all citizens for this great festival. So that the Purvanshali brothers and sisters in Delhi do not have to come out for Chhath Puja, the government… Aam Aadmi Party built more than 1,000 chath ghats across Delhi.
Preparations are in final stages for the grand celebration of Chhath Puja organized by the Kejriwal government across Delhi. In this sequence, the third phase ghat of Mayur Vihar was inspected today.
All MLAs and departments are working to ensure that our Purvanchali community in Delhi comes together with full faith and enthusiasm. pic.twitter.com/GF8pENzKPE
– Atishi (@AtishiAAP) November 18, 2023
Chhath Puja was organized in 1100 places in Delhi
The AAP government started funding Chhath Puja celebrations since 2014. In 2014, the Delhi government funded Chhath Puja celebrations at 69 places and spent Rs 2.5 lakh crore, the government says. While last year in 2022, the Delhi government funded the organization of Chhath Puja in 1,100 places and spent Rs 25 crore, but if you look at all the other cities in the country, you will find that Delhi itself has the maximum number of Chhath ghats. .
Funding announcement for Chhath Puja celebrations
Let us tell you that there are around 100 ghats in Lucknow, the capital of UP. There are 90 ghats in Noida and 108 ghats in Patna, the capital of Bihar, where this festival is organized the most. Like every year, this year the Aam Aadmi Party government is also organizing the Chhath Puja festival in Delhi. The Delhi government has announced funding for Chhath Puja celebrations at 1,100 places in the capital.
Cultural programs were also organized in many places.
Special arrangements have been made for Chhath Puja celebrations at these places. Which includes tents, audio-visual equipment, chairs, tables, LED screens, drinking water, security, installation of surveillance cameras, mobile toilets, ambulances and backup power. The Delhi government will also arrange cultural programs at many places.