Only priests will be allowed to perform daily prayers at the shrines and not devotees.
Over one crore voters are eligible to exercise their franchise to decide the political fate of 342 candidates in West Bengal.
The Kumbh Mela area is spread over 670 hectares covering parts of Haridwar, Tehri and Dehradun districts, including Rishikesh.
America, which enslaved us for 200 years, ruled all over the world...the empire on which the sun never set, is today struggling, Rawat said referring to the pandemic.
Tirath Singh Rawat was the state BJP president from 2013-15 and is currently the party's national secretary.
Sources said the party may also bring in a deputy chief minister, who will be from the Kumaon region. Pushkar Singh Dhami is likely to be deputy chief minister.
The BJP legislative party will meet Wednesday morning to select the new chief minister of the state
Villagers joined hands with the State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF) personnel in uprooting some trees and widening the lake's discharge area to release more water.
Sixty-eight bodies have so far been recovered after the February 7 disaster possibly triggered by an avalanche.
According to one estimate, the river beds of Dhauliganga and Rishiganga rivers have risen by few metres especially at Tapovan area after the February 7 deluge.