Chhath Pooja: Today is the last day of Chhath festival which is awaited throughout the year. Arghya is offered at sunset on November 19 and at sunrise on November 20. Special preparations were made by state governments across the country for Chhath festival. At some places, people celebrated Chhath by standing in tanks on rooftops. Some people celebrated Chhath by standing in rivers and ponds. Special preparations were made by the Delhi government in this regard and arrangements were made for Chhath Puja at 1000 places. Meanwhile, a picture is going viral on the internet. In this picture some women are standing in Yamuna river celebrating Chhath festival.
Chhath Puja in the dirty water of Yamuna
In fact, a picture shared by news agency ANI clearly shows women standing on their knees in the dirty foamy water of Yamuna river. Bathed with this water. A look at the water of the Yamuna river gives an idea of how polluted and poisonous it is. These are the pictures taken during Chhath Puja in Kalindi Kunj. Let us tell you that there is a large amount of phosphate in the poisonous water of Juk. It should be noted that due to this, people may suffer from respiratory and skin diseases. Let us tell you that during this festival of 36 hours of fasting, the arghya in the dirty water of the Yamuna should not cause diseases.
System of Delhi Govt
Let me tell you that special arrangements were made by the Delhi government for Chhath Puja at 1000 places in Delhi. However, the water in the Yamuna river was the same last year too, when people had to stand and worship in foamy, dirty and toxic water during Chhath Puja. Let us tell you that Chhath Puja festival is over today. People from all over the country congratulated each other on this festival. In this regard, Delhi Government Minister Atashi said that since 2015 Arvind Kejriwal government has been making special arrangements for Chhath Puja so that the people of UP and Bihar consider Delhi as their home.