UP Cops Distribute Helmets, National Flags To

UP Cops Distribute Helmets, National Flags To 'Kanwariyas' On Bikes

Officials from Noida reported that the Kanwar Yatra police in Gautambuddh Nagar handed out helmets and flags to pilgrims who were returning on their two-wheelers from Haridwar.

To facilitate Kanwars’ movement through Noida, the police of Gautam Buddh Nagar in western Uttar Pradesh have set up a control center in Noida.

“In the month Shravan, Shiva devotees started bringing Ganga Water from Haridwar. According to a police spokesperson, Gautam Budh Nagar Police has made all necessary arrangements and is now in control of all Kanwar routes.”

The spokesperson stated that helmets had been provided by police officers, and in-charges from the police stations. Tricolor flags were also presented to devotees on two-wheelers.

Alok Singh, Police Commissioner and senior officers inspect the Kanwar roads and take stock of arrangements at pilgrim camps.