Kamakhya Devalaya: Ambubachi Mela to start from June 22

Guwahati, June 14: Assam finally gears up to celebrate the Ambubachi Mela at the Kamakhya Temple from 9:27 am on June 22.

As per the rituals, this year’s festival will start on June 22 and it will end on June 26.

As per Kamrup (M) District Administration, around 400 CCTV cameras were installed in each and every nooks and corner of the Devalaya to provide protection to the pilgrims, priests and visitors coming from around the whole world.

Sources from Devalaya also informed that around 500 volunteers would be recruited for the entire programme starting from next Friday and all the necessary preparations are done.

For this year Ambubachi Mela has been renamed with Ambubachi Mahajug-2018.

Further, there will be around 5000 plus Naga Babas joining in the Ambubachi Mela this year.