Prayagraj Airport Will Be Turned Into International Airport To Boost Tourism

by Sanmita A
Prayagraj Airport Will Be Turned Into International Airport To Boost Tourism

The historic Kumbh Mela in Allahabad will take place in Prayagraj in 2025. It is tagged as one of the largest Hindu congregations, with millions in attendance. This Mela takes place every 12 years in Uttar Pradesh. As Prayagraj, erstwhile Allahabad preps up for this massive gathering in 2025; the government plans to convert the Prayagraj airport into an international one. The city, at the moment, has only one airport. Converting it into an international airport will mean ease of travelling for overseas visitors during the Kumbh Mela 2025.

Prayagraj Airport Set To Become International; Ease Travel For Overseas Visitors

The Prayagraj airport, as per government reports, has exhibited the satisfactory performance in its operations. Due to this, the government has initiated the process of converting this airport into an international one. And this will be done before the Kumbh Mela begins in 2025. This move by the government tells that the upcoming Kumbh Mela in Uttar Pradesh will surely be a grand affair.


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Why Visit The Kumbh Mela 2025 In Prayagraj?

This Mela, auspicious and crucial to the Hindus, take place in Uttar Pradesh every 12 years. It is a festival where Hindus from across the world gather in Prayagraj. Usually, the festival takes place at four sites, including Haridwar, Nashik & Ujjain. This Mela was last held in 2013 and reportedly had millions of attendees who gathered in erstwhile Allahabad for the congregation. As a Hindu, you must visit this Mela at least once in your lifetime. It is believed that taking a dip in the Ganges during Kumbh allows you to wash away your sins. Prayagraj, during the Kumbh festival, will be a sight to behold as sadhus, saints, and people gather to commemorate the festival.

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